United States Embassy and Consulates in France
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following French and U.S. holidays in 2021/2022:
|Christmas Eve||Friday, December 24||2 weeks, 3 days|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 4 days|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||2 weeks, 5 days|
|New Year's Eve||Friday, December 31||3 weeks, 3 days|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
|President's Day||Thursday, February 17||2 months, 1 week|
|Good Friday||Sunday, April 10||4 months|
|Easter Monday||Wednesday, April 13||4 months, 1 week|
|Labour Day||Sunday, May 01||4 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in France?
United States currently maintains 6 diplomatic representative offices in France including Paris, Bordeaux, Lyon, Rennes, Marseille and Strasbourg.
2 - Do French citizens need a visa for United States?
Citizens of France (holders of regular passports) can travel to United States for 90 days without having to apply or obtain a U.S. visa for short-term tourism.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in France?
The U.S. representative offices in France will be closed in observance of the following French and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Eve (US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)
Time in United States vs France
Washington D.C., United States time is 8:00 hours behind Paris, France
Cities in France
- Bayonne France
- La Rochelle
- Le Havre
- Saint-Pierre et Miquelon
- St. Etienne