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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 2014

*** January 1              Wednesday              New Year’s Day
*    January 20             Monday               Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday
**  January 31 - February 4   Fri-Tue     Chinese (Lunar) New Year
*    February 17           Monday                    Presidents’ Day
**  April 5 - 7               Sat-Mon                  Tomb Sweeping Day
**  May 1                    Thursday                  International Labor Day
*    May 26                  Monday                    Memorial Day
**  June 2                   Monday                    Dragon Boat Festival
*    July 4                    Friday                        Independence Day
*    September 1          Monday                    Labor Day
**  September 8          Monday                    Mid-Autumn Festival
**  October 1-3           Wed-Fri                    Chinese National Day 
*    October 13            Monday                    Columbus Day
*    November 11        Tuesday                    Veterans Day
*    November 27         Thursday                  Thanksgiving Day
*    December 25         Thursday                  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.