United States Embassy and Consulates in Oman
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Omani 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|
|New Year's Eve||Friday, December 31||3 weeks, 3 days|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Passing of the Sultan||Wednesday, January 12||1 month|
|Passing of the Sultan||Thursday, January 13||1 month, 1 week|
|Passing of the Sultan||Friday, January 14||1 month, 1 week|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
|President's Day||Thursday, February 17||2 months, 1 week|
|Isra'a Wal Miraj||Tuesday, March 22||3 months, 2 weeks|
|Mother's Day||Tuesday, May 10||5 months|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Oman?
United States currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Oman including and Muscat.
2 - Do Omani citizens need a visa for United States?
Omani 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 Oman for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Oman?
The U.S. representative offices in Oman will be closed in observance of the following Omani and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Eve (US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)
Time in United States vs Oman
Washington D.C., United States time is 11:00 hours behind Muscat, Oman