Holidays and Closures


The U.S. Embassy and other U.S. agencies in Monrovia observe both U.S. and Liberian holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center also observes U.S. and Liberian holidays and will also be closed on those dates.

Embassy Dates of Closure

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2018
January 1 Monday New Year’s Day U.S., Liberia
January 15 Monday MLK Birthday U.S.
February 12* Monday Armed Forces Day Liberia
February 19 Monday President's Day U.S.
March 14 Wednesday Decoration Day Liberia
March 15 Thursday J.J. Robert Birthday Liberia
April 13 Friday Fast and Prayer Day Liberia
May 14 Monday Unification Day Liberia
May 28 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
July 4 Wednesday U.S. Independence Day U.S.
July 26 Thursday Liberian Independence Day Liberia
August 24 Friday Flag Day Liberia
September 3 Monday Labor Day U.S.
October 8 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 8 Thursday Thanksgiving Day Liberia
November 12* Monday Veterans Day U.S.
November 22 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
November 29 Thursday W.V.S. Tubman Birthday Liberia
December 25
Tuesday Christmas Day U.S., Liberia