Holidays and Closures

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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 2019 , the U.S. Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.      


Dates of Closure - All Dates 2019
Date Holiday Day
January 1 New Year’s Day (US/S) Tuesday
January 21 Martin Luther King Day (US) Monday
February 18 President's Day (US) Monday
April 19 Good Friday (S) Friday
April 22 Easter Monday (S) Monday
May 1 First of May (S) Wednesday
May 27 Memorial Day (US) Monday
May 30 Ascension Day (S) Thursday
June 6 Swedish National Day (S) Thursday
June 21 Midsummer Eve (S) Friday
July 4 Independence Day (US) Thursday
September 2 Labor Day (US) Monday
October 14 Columbus Day (US) Monday
November 11 Veterans Day (US) Monday
November 28 Thanksgiving Day (US) Thursday
December 24 Christmas Eve (US) Tuesday
December 25 Christmas (US) Wednesday
December 26 Boxing Day (S) Thursday
December 31 New Years' Eve (S) Tuesday