Please note that at this time all official offices and most of the museums are closed. If you take these days into consideration when you are planning your holidays, you can spend a more productive and more convenient holiday.
January 1, New Year
January 6, Epiphany
Epiphany is defined as the day when the newborn Jesus was visited by three angels.
April 1, Easter
Easter is one of the most important holidays for Christians. After a five-week preparation period called the great diet, the last week called holy week comes and ends with Easter Sunday.
April 2, Easter Monday
The day after Easter Sunday is the holiday.
April 25, Liberation Day
Since April 25, 1949, it is officially celebrated as “Liberation Day”.
May 1, Labour Day
June 2, Republic Day
After the Second World War, Italy accepted the Republican monarchy with a referendum held on 2 June 1946. Italy celebrates every year on June 2, the Republic Day.
June 24, The Feast of St. John
In Genoa and Turin Celebrations are held on behalf of John the Baptist (San Giovanni Battista).
June 29, The Feast of St Peter and St Paul
The Feast of St Peter and St Paul (La Festa di San Pietro e Paolo) is an annual public holiday in Rome.