History & Gallery


The History of the Market

History Overview - Donal Ó Drisceoil


A picture tells a thousand words

 Princes Street Entrance G
 Historical Images
 Princes Street Today
 Todays Market

Market Video

With the eyes of the International media on Ireland for the forthcoming Royal visit , Cork City Council  and the English Market traders have commissioned a promotional video showcasing the attractions of Cork Historic English Market and its unique offering.


The English Market (3:18 minutes)

  Newspaper Articles

Articles on Market Fire, 1980  The Chicken Inn Still Flying High
 Market Gets Critics Thumbs Up "Swordfish goes down real treat" 2001