Netherlands has a total of 20 holidays in 2018. In the table below, you will find the details of the holidays and when they are observed. All the information display below is also available via our API as well as downaloadble as a csv or json file. Signup here to get started.

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Name of Holiday Day Date Type
Nieuwjaar Monday January 1 public
Goede Vrijdag Friday March 30 observance
Pasen Sunday April 1 observance
Paasmaandag Monday April 2 public
Koningsdag Friday April 27 public
Nationale Dodenherdenking Friday May 4 public
Bevrijdingsdag Saturday May 5 public
O.L.H. Hemelvaart Thursday May 10 public
Moederdag Sunday May 13 observance
Pinksteren Sunday May 20 observance
Pinkstermaandag Monday May 21 public
Vaderdag Sunday June 17 observance
Prinsjesdag Tuesday September 18 observance
Dierendag Thursday October 4 observance
Sint Maarten Sunday November 11 observance
Sinterklaasavond Wednesday December 5 observance
Koninkrijksdag Saturday December 15 observance
Kerstmis Tuesday December 25 public
Tweede kerstdag Wednesday December 26 public
Oudejaarsavond Monday December 31 bank