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 2018 , the U.S. Embassy will be closed on the dates shown below.                                                   

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2018
Date Holiday Day
January 1 New Year’s Day (US/S) Monday
January 15 Martin Luther King Day (US) Monday
February 19 President's Day (US) Monday
March 30 Good Friday (S) Friday
April 2 Easter Monday (S) Monday
May 1 First of May (S) Tuesday
May 10 Ascension Day (S) Thursday
May 28 Memorial Day (US) Monday
June 6 Swedish National Day (S) Wednesday
June 22 Midsummer Eve (S) Friday
July 4 Independence Day (US) Tuesday
September 4 Labor Day (US) Monday
October 9 Columbus Day (US) Monday
November 12 Veterans Day (US) Monday
November 22 Thanksgiving Day (US) Thursday
December 24 Christmas Eve (US) Monday
December 25 Christmas (US) Tuesday
December 26 Boxing Day (S) Wednesday