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Holiday Schedule

Hours of Operation

The Embassy is open from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. We are closed on the following American and Chinese holidays:

Embassy Holidays for 2015

*** January 1              Thursday              New Year’s Day
*    January 19             Monday                Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday
*** February 16           Monday                 Presidents’ Day
**  February 18-22      Web-Sun               Chinese (Lunar) New Year
**  April 4-6                Sat-Mon                Tomb Sweeping Day
**  May 1                    Friday                   International Labor Day
*    May 25                  Monday                 Memorial Day
**  June 20-22            Sat-Mon                 Dragon Boat Festival
*    July 3                    Friday                   Independence Day
*    September 7          Monday                 Labor Day
**  September 26-28   Sat-Mon                 Mid-Autumn Festival
**  October 1-5           Thurs-Mon              Chinese National Day 
*    October 12            Monday                  Columbus Day
*    November 11         Wednesday             Veterans Day
*    November 26         Thursday               Thanksgiving Day
*    December 25         Friday                    Christmas Day


*          American Holidays
**        Chinese Holidays
***      American and Chinese Holidays

Please note that this schedule is subject to change if the PRC government makes any adjustments to legally-recognized Chinese holidays.