Presidents Travels to Ireland

Name Locale Remarks Date
John F. Kennedy Dublin, Wexford, Cork, Galway, Limerick Addressed Parliament and visited ancestral home. June 26-​29, 1963
Richard M. Nixon Limerick, Timahoe, Dublin State visit; met with Prime Minister Lynch. October 3-​5, 1970
Ronald Reagan Shannon, Galway, Ballyporeen, Dublin Met with President Hillery and Prime Minister FitzGerald; visited ancestral home; addressed Parliament. June 1-​4, 1984
William J. Clinton Dublin Met with President Robinson and Prime Minister Bruton. December 1-​2, 1995
William J. Clinton Dublin, Adare, Limerick, Ballybunion Met with Prime Minister Ahern; delivered several public addresses; played golf. September 3-​5, 1998
William J. Clinton Dublin, Dundalk Met with Prime Minister Ahern and delivered several public addresses. December 12, 2000
George W. Bush Shannon, Dromoland Castle Attended U.S.-EU Summit meeting and met with Prime Minister Ahern. June 25-​26, 2004
George W. Bush Shannon Met with U.S. Marines who were en route to Iraq. February 28, 2006
Barack Obama Dublin, Farmleigh, Moneygall Met with President McAleese and Prime Minister Kenny. Visited ancestral home. May 23, 2011