Holidays and Closures

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Overview

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 2020 and 2021, the U.S. Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.

Dates of Closure - 2020
Date Day Holiday Country
December 24 Thursday Christmas Day Norwegian
December 25 Friday Christmas Day U.S./Norwegian
December 26 Saturday 2nd Day of Christmas Norwegian
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Norwegian
Dates of Closure - All Dates 2021
Date Day Holiday Country
January 1 Friday New Years Day U.S./Norwegian
January 18 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day U.S.
February 15 Monday President’s Day U.S.
April 1 Thursday Holy Thursday Norwegian
April 2 Friday Good Friday Norwegian
April 5 Monday Easter Monday Norwegian
May 1 Saturday Norwegian Labor Day Norwegian
May 13 Thursday Ascension Day Norwegian
May 17 Monday Norwegian Constitution Day Norwegian
May 24 Monday Whit Monday Norwegian
May 31 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
July 5 Monday Independence Day Observed U.S.
September 6 Monday American Labor Day U.S.
October 11 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 11 Thursday Veterans Day U.S.
November 25 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 24 Friday Christmas Day Norwegian
December 25 Saturday Christmas Day U.S./Norwegian
December 26 Sunday 2nd Day of Christmas Norwegian
December 31 Friday New Year's Eve Norwegian