Embassy and the Consulates will be closed to the public on the following official holidays:
Month Day Holiday Italian/U.S. January 1 Tuesday New Year’s Day I&U.S. January 6 Sunday* Epiphany I January 21 Monday Martin Luther King's Birthday U.S. February 28 Monday President's Day U.S. April 1 Monday Easter Monday I April 25 Thursday Anniversary of Liberation I May 1 Wednesday Labor Day I May 27 Monday Memorial Day U.S. June 2 Sunday* Foundation of the Italian Republic I June 24 Monday St. John's Day I (Florence only) June 29 Saturday* St. Peter and St. Paul's Day I (Rome only) July 4 Thursday Independence Day U.S. August 15 Thursday Assumption Day I September 2 Monday Labor Day U.S. September 19 Thursday St. Gennaro's Day I (Naples only) October 14 Monday Columbus Day U.S. November 1 Friday All Saints' Day I November 11 Monday Veterans' Day U.S. November 28 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S. December 7 Saturday* St. Ambrogio's Day I (Milan only) December 8 Sunday* Feast of the Immaculate Conception I December 25 Wednesday Christmas Day I&U.S. December 26 Thursday St. Stephen's Day I
Note: When an authorized American holiday falls on a Sunday, offices are closed the following Monday. When an American holiday falls on a Saturday, offices are closed the preceding Friday. This practice is not followed in the case of the Italian holidays.
* No other day off