United States Embassy and Consulates in Sierra Leone
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of United States may close on the following Sierra Leonean 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|
|Martin Luther King Jr. Day||Thursday, January 20||1 month, 2 weeks|
|President's Day||Thursday, February 17||2 months, 1 week|
|International Women's Day||Tuesday, March 08||3 months|
|International Women's Day Holiday||Wednesday, March 09||3 months|
|Good Friday||Sunday, April 10||4 months|
1. How many U.S. Embassies/Consulates are there in Sierra Leone?
United States currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Sierra Leone including and Freetown.
2 - Do Sierra Leonean citizens need a visa for United States?
Sierra Leonean 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 Sierra Leone for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of U.S. embassies in Sierra Leone?
The U.S. representative offices in Sierra Leone will be closed in observance of the following Sierra Leonean and U.S. holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Eve (US) Fri, Dec 24, 2021 (2 weeks, 3 days)
Time in United States vs Sierra Leone
Washington D.C., United States time is 7:00 hours behind Freetown, Sierra Leone