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Switzerland Public Holidays 2020

This page contains a national calendar of all 2020 public holidays. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates. Scroll down to view the national list or choose your canton’s calendar.

Date Day Holiday Cantons
1 Jan Wed New Year's Day National
2 Jan Thu Saint Berchtold's Day AG, BE, FR, GL, JU,
LU, OW, SH, TG &
VD
6 Jan Mon Epiphany GR, LU, SZ, TI &
UR
1 Mar Sun Republic Day NE
19 Mar Thu St Joseph's Day GR, LU, NW, SZ, TI,
UR & VS
2 Apr Thu Näfelser Fahrt GL
10 Apr Fri Good Friday National except TI & VS
13 Apr Mon Easter Monday National except NE, SO, VS
& ZG
1 May Fri Labour Day BL, BS, JU, LU, NE,
SH, SO, TG, TI &
ZH
21 May Thu Ascension Day National
1 Jun Mon Whit Monday National except NE, SO, VS
& ZG
11 Jun Thu Corpus Christi National except AR, BL, BS,
BE, GE, GL, NE, SH,
SG, TG, VD & ZH
23 Jun Tue Independence of Jura JU
29 Jun Mon St Peter and St Paul GR & TI
1 Aug Sat National Day National
15 Aug Sat Assumption Day AG, AI, FR, JU, LU,
NW, OW, SO, SZ, TI,
UR, VS & ZG
10 Sep Thu Jeûne genevois GE
21 Sep Mon Day after the Federal Fast VD
22 Sep Tue St Mauritius AI
25 Sep Fri Brother Klaus Festival OW
1 Nov Sun All Saints' Day National except AR, BL, BS,
BE, GE, GR, NE, SH,
TG, VD & ZH
8 Dec Tue Immaculate Conception AG, AI, FR, GR, LU,
NW, OW, SZ, TI, UR,
VS & ZG
24 Dec Thu Christmas Eve GL
25 Dec Fri Christmas Day National
26 Dec Sat St Stephen's Day National except GE, JU, NE,
SO, VS, VD & ZG
31 Dec Thu New Year's Eve GL
31 Dec Thu Restoration Day GE

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Aargau Neuchâtel
Appenzell Ausserrhoden Nidwalden
Appenzell Innerrhoden Obwalden
Basel-Landschaft Schaffhausen
Basel-Stadt Schwyz
Bern Solothurn
Fribourg St. Gallen
Geneva Thurgau
Glarus Ticino
Graubünden Uri
Jura Valais
Luzern Vaud
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