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Embassy Holidays

The Embassy of Sierra Leone in Washington DC wishes to inform the General Public that the following are the official holidays for 2010. On these days the Embassy will be closed for business.

  • Monday, January 2, 2012 - New Years Day
  • Monday, January 16, 2012 - Birthday of Martin Luther King Jnr.
  • Monday, February 20, 2012 - Washington's Birthday
  • Friday, April 6, 2012 - Good Friday
  • Monday, April 9, 2012 - Easter Monday
  • Friday, April 27, 2012 - Sierra Leone Independence Day
  • Monday, May 28, 2012 - Memorial Day
  • Monday July 4, 2012 - U.S. Independence Day
  • Tuesday, September 4, 2012 - Labour Day
  • Monday, October 8, 2012 - Columbus Day
  • Monday, November 12, 2012 - Veterans Day
  • Thursday, November 22, 2012 - Thanksgiving Day
  • Tuesday, December 25, 2011 - Christmas Day
  • Wednesday, December 26, 2012
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2013 - New Year's Day

Please note that the Embassy of Sierra Leone also observes the following Muslim holidays which are movable.

  • Maoulid-Ul-Nabi
  • Eid-Ul-Fitri
  • Tabaski