Holidays and Closures

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

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 2018 - 2019
Date Day Holiday Country
January 1, 2019 Tuesday New Year’s Day U.S. & Czech
January 21 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday U.S.
February 18 Monday Washington's Birthday U.S.
April 19 Friday Good Friday Czech
April 22 Monday Easter Monday Czech
May 1 Wednesday Labor Day Czech
May 8 Wednesday Liberation Day Czech
May 27 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
July 4 Thursday Independence Day U.S.
July 5 Friday Cyril & Methodius Day Czech
September 2 Monday U.S. Labor Day U.S.
October 14 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
October 28 Monday Czechoslovak Independence Day Czech
November 11 Monday Veterans Day U.S.
November 28 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 24 Tuesday Christmas Eve Czech
December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day U.S. & Czech
December 26 Thursday St. Stephen’s Day Czech