United States Embassy and Consulates in Ghana
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Ghanaian 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|
|Boxing 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|
|Constitution Day||Friday, January 07||1 month|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
|President's Day||Thursday, February 17||2 months, 1 week|
|Independence Day||Sunday, March 06||2 months, 4 weeks|
|Good Friday||Sunday, April 10||4 months|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Ghana?
United States currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Ghana including and Accra.
2 - Do Ghanaian citizens need a visa for United States?
Ghanaian citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into United States. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of United States in Ghana for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Ghana?
The U.S. representative offices in Ghana will be closed in observance of the following Ghanaian and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Eve (US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 4 days)
Time in United States vs Ghana
Washington D.C., United States time is 7:00 hours behind Accra, Ghana