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 2022
December 31 Friday New Year’s Day U.S., Liberia
January 17 Monday MLK Birthday U.S.
February 11 Friday Armed Forces Day Liberia
February 21 Monday Washington’s Birthday U.S.
March 9 Wednesday Decoration Day Liberia
March 15 Tuesday J.J. Robert Birthday Liberia
April 8 Friday Fast and Prayer Day Liberia
May 13 Friday Unification Day Liberia
May 30 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
June 20 Monday Juneteenth U.S.
July 4 Monday U.S. Independence Day U.S.
July 26 Tuesday Liberian Independence Day Liberia
August 24 Wednesday Flag Day Liberia
September 5 Monday Labor Day U.S.
October 10 Monday Columbus Day U.S.
November 3 Thursday Thanksgiving Day Liberia
November 11 Thursday Veterans Day U.S.
November 24 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
November 29 Monday W.V.S. Tubman Birthday Liberia
December 26** Monday Christmas Day U.S., Liberia

 ** Date Subject to Change