Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy observes both U.S. and Norwegian holidays and will be closed on those dates. 

U.S. Embassy Dates of Closure

During 2020, the U.S. Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2020
Date Day Holiday Country
January 1 Wednesday New Years Day U.S./Norwegian
January 20 Monday Martin Luther King Jr. Day U.S.
February 17 Monday President’s Day U.S.
April 9 Thursday Holy Thursday Norwegian
April 10 Friday Good Friday Norwegian
April 13 Monday Easter Monday Norwegian
May 1 Friday Norwegian Labor Day Norwegian
May 21 Thursday Ascension Day Norwegian
May 25 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
June 1 Monday Whit Monday Norwegian
July 3 Friday Independence Day Observed U.S.
September 7 Monday American Labor Day U.S.
October 12 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 11 Wednesday Veterans Day U.S.
November 26 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
December 24 Thursday Christmas Day Norwegian
December 25 Friday Christmas Day U.S./Norwegian
December 26 Saturday 2nd Day of Christmas Norwegian
December 31 Thursday New Year's Eve Norwegian