Public holidays in Norway

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Holidays in Norway

Date English Name Local Name Notes
January 1 New Year's Første nyttårsdag  
Moveable Thursday Maundy Thursday Skjærtorsdag The Thursday before Easter Sunday
Moveable Friday Good Friday Langfredag The Friday before Easter Sunday
Moveable Sunday Easter Sunday Første påskedag  
Moveable Monday Easter Monday Andre påskedag The day after Easter Sunday
May 1 Labour Day Første mai Arbeidernes dag, International Workers' Day
May 17 Constitution Day Syttende mai or Grunnlovsdagen Celebration of the Constitution of 1814
Moveable Thursday Ascension Day Kristi himmelfartsdag 39 days after Easter
Moveable Sunday Pentecost Første pinsedag 49 days after Easter
Moveable Monday Whit Monday Andre pinsedag 50 days after Easter
December 25 Christmas Day Første Juledag Christmas Day
December 26 St Stephen's Day Andre juledag A Christian saint's day celebrated on 26 December in the Western Church and 27 December in the Eastern Church


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