Holidays and Closures

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The U.S. Embassy observes both U.S. and Romanian holidays and will be closed on those dates. The visa application services call center is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, January 1, and December 25.

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


Dates of Closure - All Dates 2020
Date Holiday Country
Jan. 1 New Year's Day U.S./Romania
Jan. 2 Day After New Year's Day Romania
Jan. 20 Birthday of Martin Luther King U.S.
Jan. 24 Unification Day Romania
Feb. 17 Washington’s Birthday U.S.
Apr. 17 Orthodox Good Friday Romania
Apr. 19 Orthodox Easter Romania
Apr. 20 Orthodox Easter Monday Romania
May 1 Labor Day Romania
May 25 Memorial Day U.S.
Jun. 1 Child’s Day Romania
Jun. 7 Orthodox Pentecost Romania
Jun. 8 Orthodox Pentecost Monday Romania
Jul. 3 (observed) Independence Day U.S.
Aug. 15 St. Mary’s Assumption Romania
Sept. 7 Labor Day U.S.
Oct. 12 Columbus Day U.S.
Nov. 11 Veterans Day U.S.
Nov. 26 Thanksgiving Day U.S.
Nov. 30 St. Andrew’s Day Romania
Dec. 1 Romanian National Day Romania
Dec. 25 Christmas Day U.S/Romania
Dec. 26 Day after Christmas Romania