Public Holidays in Berlin

Discover when Berlin and the rest of Germany celebrate its public holidays to know if the city’s landmarks will be open or, if you will enjoy a special event when you visit the capital.

Bank holidays

  • New Year’s: 1 January.
  • Good Friday: Date varies.
  • Easter Sunday: Date varies.
  • Easter Monday: Date varies.
  • Labor Day: 1 May.
  • Ascension: Thursday, 9 days before Palm Sunday.
  • Whit Monday: Date varies.
  • German Unity Day: 3 October. The national day of Germany commemorates the anniversary of German reunification in 1990.
  • Christmas Day: 25 December.