Aula Maxima UCC
- Conference Capacity : 230
- Gala Dinner Capacity : 180
Aula Maxima is at the heart of University College Cork and is a truly superb setting for concerts, described in 1849 by The Cork Examiner as 'one of the most magnificent rooms in Ireland',
A 10-minute walk up Washington Street from the Grand Parade, followed by a leafy stroll up the picturesque path from the main gates to the Aula in the old stone Main Quadrangle.
The Aula Maxima (Great Hall) is the Cork venue for many formal events - honorary conferrings, concerts, recitals and banquets.
The window on the east wall commemorates George Boole (1815-1864), the first Professor of Mathematics at UCC, whose algebra became the foundation of modern computer science.
The ‘Professor’s Window’ on the north wall is dedicated to the memory of Robert Harkness, Professor of Geology at UCC in 1853.
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