Holidays and Closures

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Overview

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

U.S. Embassy Dates of Closure

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

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2017
Date Holiday Day
January 2 New Year’s Day (US) Monday
January 6 Epiphany Day (S) Friday
January 16 Martin Luther King Day (US) Monday
February 20 President's Day (US) Monday
April 14 Good Friday (S) Friday
April 17 Easter Monday (S) Monday
May 1 First of May (S) Monday
May 25 Ascension Day (S) Thursday
May 29 Memorial Day (US) Monday
June 6 Swedish National Day (S) Tuesday
June 23 Midsummer Eve (S) Friday
July 4 Independence Day (US) Tuesday
September 4 Labor Day (US) Monday
October 9 Columbus Day (US) Monday
November 10 Veterans Day (US) Friday
November 23 Thanksgiving Day (US) Thursday
December 25 Christmas (US) Monday
December 26 Boxing Day (S) Tuesday