Embassy of Ireland in Washington


The Irish Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Irish interests in the United States. The embassy of Ireland also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Irish Embassy in Washington is headed by Mr Michael Collins - Ambassador of Ireland to the United States.


Irish Embassy in Washington, the United States 2234 Massachusetts Ave. N.W. Washington D.C. 20008-2849 United States


(+1) 202 462 3939


(+1) 202 232 5993





Mr Michael Collins - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Irish embassy in Washington you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Ireland

For all Irish visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.embassyofireland.org ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202 462 3939 or email

Consulates of Ireland in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional Irish consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the Irish consulates in the United States.

Irish Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Ireland has consulates in the following cities: Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Denver, Honolulu, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Seattle and St Louis

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Irish Embassy in Washington offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United States to Ireland as wel as for Irish citizens in United States. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Irish nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.