Holidays and Closures

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

Embassy Dates of Closure

During the year 2021, the Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.


Dates of Closure - 2021
Date Holiday Country
January 1 New Year's Day U.S. / Moldova
January 7 Orthodox Christmas Moldova
January 8 Orthodox Christmas Moldova
January 18 Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. U.S.
February 15 Washington’s Birthday U.S.
March 8 International Women’s Day Moldova
May 1 Labor Day Moldova
May 2 Orthodox Easter Moldova
May 3 Orthodox Easter Monday Moldova
May 9 Victory and Commemoration Day Moldova
May 10 Memorial Easter Moldova
May 31 Memorial Day U.S.
July 5 (observed) Independence Day U.S.
August 27 National Day Moldova
August 31 National Language Day Moldova
September 6 Labor Day U.S.
October 11 Columbus Day U.S.
November 11 Veteran’s Day U.S.
November 25 Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 24 Christmas Day (observed) U.S.
December 25 Christmas Day Moldova
December 31 New Year’s Day (observed) U.S.