Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy observes both U.S. and Norwegian holidays and will be closed on those dates. The call center is closed on weekends and Norwegian national holidays, as observed by the U.S. posts.

U.S. Embassy Dates of Closure

During 2019, the U.S. Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2018 - 2019
Date Day Holiday Country
December 25, 2018 Tuesday Christmas Day U.S./Norwegian
December 26, 2018 Wednesday 2nd Christmas Day Norwegian
December 31, 2019 Monday New Year's Eve U.S./Norwegian
January 1, 2019 Tuesday New Years Day U.S./Norwegian
January 21 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day U.S.
February 18 Monday President’s Day U.S.
April 18 Thursday Holy Thursday Norwegian
April 19 Friday Good Friday Norwegian
April 22 Monday Easter Monday Norwegian
May 1 Wednesday Norwegian Labor Day Norwegian
May 17 Friday Norwegian Constitution Day Norwegian
May 27 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
May 30 Thursday Ascension Day Norwegian
June10 Monday Whit Monday Norwegian
July 4 Thursday Independence Day U.S.
September 2 Monday American Labor Day U.S.
October 14 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 11 Monday Veterans Day U.S.
November 28 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve U.S./Norwegian
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day U.S./Norwegian
December 26 Thursday 2nd Christmas Day Norwegian
December 31 Tuesday New Year's Eve U.S/Norwegian