UCC Stories

You think you know UCC? Think again! On this page you will discover some unbelievable stories about University College Cork. These stories and many more are part of the Visitor Services tours.

The Quad

Find out about some of the myths and mysteries surrounding The Quad and take a stroll down the stone corridor to learn about UCC's Ogam stone collection.

Around UCC campus

UCC campus tour highlights include the controversial Gaol Cross entrance to UCC, the wild meadow garden by Cavanagh Bridge and a visit to the Crawford Observatory.

A Little Bit of History

Learn some of UCC’s rich history including the fascinating journey of the Queen Victoria Statue, the first registered student of Queens College Cork and the story of the University Mace.

Visitor Services

North Wing, Main Quad, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland,