Message to U.S. Citizens – U. S. Embassy Moscow, Russia Local Holiday Closure

Posted April 29, 2022 at 5:03 PM

Location:  U.S. Embassy in Moscow

Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Moscow will be closed on Monday, May 2 and Tuesday, May 3in observance of the local Russian Labor Day holiday.

Actions to Take:

  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Always carry proper identification, including a U.S. passport with a current Russian visa
  • Have a contingency plan that does not rely on U.S. government assistance.
  • Read the Travel Advisory for Russia, which advises U.S. citizens to depart immediately.


U.S. Embassy Moscow, Russia

U.S. Department of State – Consular Affairs