Holidays and Closures

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

U.S. Embassy or Consulate Dates of Closure

During the year 2022, the U.S. Embassy or Consulate will be closed on the dates shown below.

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2022
Date Day Country Holiday
January 1 Saturday U.S. / Slovakia New Year’s Day
January 6 Thursday Slovakia Epiphany
January 17 Monday U.S. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday
February 21 Monday U.S. Washington’s Birthday
April 15 Friday Slovakia Good Friday
April 18 Monday Slovakia Easter Monday
May 30 Monday U.S. Memorial Day
June 20 Monday U.S. Juneteenth (Observed)
July 4 Monday U.S. Independence Day
July 5 Tuesday Slovakia St. Cyril and St. Metodius
August 29 Monday Slovakia Slovak National Uprising Day
September 1 Thursday Slovakia Slovak Constitution Day (National Day of Slovak Republic)
September 5 Monday U.S. Labor Day
September 15 Thursday Slovakia The Day of the Virgin Mary of the Seven Sorrows
October 10 Monday U.S. Columbus Day
November 1 Tuesday Slovakia All Saint's Day
November 11 Friday U.S. Veterans’ Day
November 17 Thursday Slovakia Day of the Fight for Freedom & Democracy
November 24 Thursday U.S. Thanksgiving Day
December 24 Saturday Slovakia Christmas Day (Observed)
December 25 Sunday U.S./Slovakia Christmas Day
December 26 Monday U.S./Slovakia St. Stephen’s Day