Holy See (Vatican City State) has a total of 15 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
Maria Santissima Madre di Dio Monday January 1 public
Epifania del Signore Saturday January 6 public
Anniversario della istituzione dello Stato della Città del Vaticano Sunday February 11 public
Anniversario dell'Elezione del Santo Padre Tuesday March 13 public
San Giuseppe Monday March 19 public
Lunedì dell’Angelo Monday April 2 public
San Giorgio - Onomastico del Santo Padre Monday April 23 public
San Giuseppe lavoratore Tuesday May 1 public
Santi Pietro e Paolo Friday June 29 public
Assunzione di Maria in Cielo Wednesday August 15 public
Festa della natività della madonna Saturday September 8 public
Ognissanti Thursday November 1 public
Immacolata Concezione Saturday December 8 public
Natale Tuesday December 25 public
Santo Stefano Wednesday December 26 public