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 2021, the U.S. Embassy or Consulate will be closed on the dates shown below. 

Dates of Closure - All Dates  2021
Date Day Holiday Country
January 1 Friday New Year’s Day U.S.
January 18    Monday Martin Luther King Day U.S.
February 15 Monday President’s Day U.S.
April 14 Wednesday Khmer New Year’s Day  CAM
April 15 Thursday Khmer New Year’s Day  CAM
April 16 Friday Khmer New Year’s Day  CAM
April 26 Monday Visaka Bochea Day (Buddha’s Birthday) CAM
May 14 Friday Royal Birthday of His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath NORODOM SIHAMONI, King of Cambodia  CAM
May 31 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
July 5 Monday Independence Day U.S.
September 6 Monday Labor Day U.S.
October 5 Tuesday Pchum Ben CAM
October 6 Wednesday Pchum Ben CAM
October 7 Thursday Pchum Ben CAM
October 11 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 9 Tuesday Independence Day CAM
November 11 Thursday Veterans Day U.S.
November 19 Friday Water Festival CAM
November 25 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 24 Friday Christmas Day U.S