Islam in Ireland

There is a small but vibrant Muslim community in Ireland and a wide variety of welcoming mosques to visit during your stay.

ISLAMIC FOUNDATION OF IRELAND

Established in 1959, Islamic Foundation Of Ireland is the official representative body for Muslims in Ireland, working to support the religious, educational and social needs of Muslims in Ireland. The Foundation’s headquarters is currently based in Dublin Mosque.

Address: 163 South Circular Road, Dublin 8 

Tel: +353 (0)1 453 3242 

Fax: +353 (0)1 453 2785 

Email: info@islaminireland.com

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ISLAMIC CULTURAL CENTRE OF IRELAND (ICCI)

The Islamic Cultural Centre accommodates one of the principal mosques in Ireland. The centre is a registered adult education centre and provides trainers, facilitators and speakers for Islamic awareness programs.

Address: 19 Roebuck Road, Clonskeagh, Dublin 14 

Tel: +353 (0)1 208 0000 

Fax: +353 (0)1 260 3708 

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AL-MUSTAFA ISLAMIC EDUCATIONAL & CULTURAL CENTRE

Since its inauguration in 2008, the Al-Mustafa Islamic Educational and Cultural Centre, has become the leading Islamic Centre in Dublin 15. Al-Mustafa IECC is represented in the Irish Council of Imams.

Address: 31 Coolmine Industrial Estate, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15, Ireland

Tel: +353 (0)1 515 6206 or +353 (0)87 676 4122

Email: info@islamiccentre.ie 

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BALLYHAUNIS MOSQUE: 

Ballyhaunis Mosque was built in 1987 and was the first purpose-built mosque in Ireland. It is a small mosque, which accommodates about one hundred and fifty worshippers. It was built by a Muslim businessman called Sher Rafique who used to own a meat factory in that town in the North West of Ireland.

Address: Clare Road, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo 

BELFAST ISLAMIC CENTRE

Belfast Islamic Centre was established in 1978 by a group of Muslims from the local community to provide a focus for all Muslims living in Northern Ireland. Belfast Islamic Centre is the largest institution of the Muslim community in Northern Ireland and acts as both a place of worship and a community centre.

Address: 38 Wellington Park, Belfast, BT9 6DN 

Tel: +44 (0)28 9066 4465 

Fax: +44 (0)28 9087 8766 

Email: info@belfastislamiccentre.org.uk 

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CORK MUSLIM SOCIETY:

The Cork Muslim Society was established in 1984. Its membership is open to all Muslims in Co. Cork and organisation is led by a committee of local Muslims who operate the mosque and a busy community affairs agenda.

Address: Unit D, Sitecast Industrial Estate, Togher, Cork 

Tel: +353 (0)87 636 3121 

Email: corkmosque@corkmosque.org 

GALWAY ISLAMIC SOCIETY: 

The Galway Islamic Society was established in 1978. In 1981 a house was bought in Galway to be used as a mosque. Membership of the Galway Islamic Society is open to all Muslims living in County Galway in the west of Ireland.

Address: 13 Sandyview Drive, Riverside, Co. Galway 

Tel: +353 (0)91 751 621 

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KILKENNY ISLAMIC CENTRE

Address: Kilkenny Islamic Centre, Desert Villa, Freshford Road, Kilkenny

Tel: +353 (0)87 217 9645 

Email: kilkennyislamiccentre@gmail.com 

LIMERICK MOSQUE:

The Limerick Islamic Cultural Centre and Mosque was established by the local Muslims. Congregational and Jumu’ah prayers are performed at this mosque on a weekly basis.

Address: Dooradoyle Road, Dooradoyle, Co. Limerick 

Tel: +353 (0)61 227 054

To find out more information about mosques and prayer rooms in Ireland, please visit the Islamic Foundation of Ireland.