Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy observes both U.S. and Cambodian holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center also observes U.S. and Cambodian holidays and will also be closed on those dates.

U.S. Embassy or Consulate Dates of Closure

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

Dates of Closure - All Dates  2019
Date Day Holiday Country
January 1 Tuesday New Year’s Day U.S.
January 21     Monday Martin Luther King Day U.S.
February 18  Monday President’s Day U.S.
March 8 Friday International Women’s Day CAM
April 15 Monday Khmer New Year’s Day  CAM
April 16 Tuesday Khmer New Year’s Day  CAM
May 13 Monday Birthday of His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah
Boromneath NORODOM SIHAMONI, King of Cambodia
May 27 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
June 18 Tuesday Royal Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen-Mother NORODOM MONINEATH SIHANOUK CAM
July 4 Thursday Independence Day U.S.
September 2 Monday Labor Day U.S.
September 26 Thursday Pchum Ben Ceremony CAM
September 27 Friday Pchum Ben Ceremony CAM
October 14 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
October 23


Paris Peace Agreement CAM
November 11 Monday Veterans Day U.S.
November 12 Tuesday Water Festival CAM
November 28 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 10 Tuesday International Human Rights Day CAM
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day U.S