Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy observes both U.S. and Romanian holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, January 1, and December 25.

Embassy Dates of Closure



During the year 2017, the Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.


Dates of Closure - All Dates 2017
Date Day Holiday Country
Jan. 2 Monday Day After New Year's Day U.S./Romania
Jan. 16 Monday Birthday of Martin Luther King U.S.
Jan. 24 Tuesday Unification Day Romania
Feb. 20 Monday Washington’s Birthday U.S.
Apr. 17 Monday Orthodox Easter Monday Romania
May 1 Monday Labor Day Romania
May 29 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
Jun. 1 Thursday Child's Day Romania
Jun. 5 Monday Pentecost Monday Romania
Jul. 4 Tuesday Independence Day U.S.
Aug. 15 Tuesday St. Mary’s Assumption Romania
Sept. 4 Monday Labor Day U.S.
Oct. 9 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
Nov. 10 Friday Veterans Day U.S.
Nov. 23 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
Nov 11 Friday Veteran's Day U.S.
Nov. 30 Thursday St. Andrew’s Day Romania
Dec. 1 Friday Romanian National Day Romania
Dec. 25 Monday Christmas Day U.S/Romania
Dec. 26 Tuesday Day after Christmas U.S./Romania