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 2023, the U.S. Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2023
Date Day Holiday Country
January 2 Monday New Years Day (Observed) U.S./Norwegian
January 16 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day U.S.
February 20 Monday President’s Day U.S.
April 6 Thursday Holy Thursday Norwegian
April 7 Friday Good Friday Norwegian
April 10 Monday Easter Monday Norwegian
May 1 Monday Norwegian Labor Day Norwegian
May 17 Wednesday Norwegian Constitution Day Norwegian
May 18 Thursday Ascension Day Norwegian
May 29 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
May 29 Monday Whit Monday Norwegian
June 19 Monday Juneteenth U.S.
July 4 Tuesday Independence Day U.S.
September 4 Monday American Labor Day U.S.
October 9 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 10 Friday Veterans Day (Observed) U.S.
November 23 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 25 Monday Christmas Day U.S./Norwegian
December 26 Tuesday 2nd Day of Christmas Norwegian