Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy or Consulate observes both U.S. and Thai holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center also observes U.S. and Thai holidays and will also be closed on those dates.

U.S. Embassy or Consulate Dates of Closure


During the year 2023, the U.S. Embassy or Consulate will be closed on the dates shown below.

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2023

Date Day Holiday Country
January 2 Monday New Year’s Day (Observed) America
January 16  Monday Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday America
February 20 Monday Presidents’ Day America
April 6 Thursday Chakri Memorial Day Thailand
April 13 Thursday Songkran Festival Thailand
April 14 Friday Songkran Festival Thailand
May 4 Thursday Coronation Day Thailand
May 29 Monday Memorial Day America
June 5 Monday H.M. Queen Suthida Bajrasudhabimalalakshana’s Birthday and Wisakha Bucha Day (Observed) Thailand
June 19 Monday Juneteenth National Independence Day America
July 4 Tuesday Independence Day  America
July 28 Friday H.M. King Maha Vajiralongkorn Phra Vajiraklaochaoyuhua’s Birthday Thailand
August 14 Monday H.M. Queen Sirikit The Queen Mother’s Birthday/ Mother's Day  (Observed) Thailand
September 4 Monday Labor Day America
October 9 Monday Columbus Day America
October 23 Monday Chulalongkorn Day Thailand
November 10 Friday Veterans' Day  (Observed) America
November 23 Thursday Thanksgiving Day America
December 5 Tuesday H.M. King Bhumibol Adulyadej
The Great’s Birthday/ National Day / Father’s Day (Observed)
December 11 Monday Constitution Day (Observed) Thailand
December 25 Monday Christmas Day  America