Passport Offices Closed on Memorial Day, May 30th 2016

Memorial Day is celebrated on May 30th, 2016. Of course, most companies and government offices will be closed on Monday. Please make sure you plan accordingly. Our offices at Fastport Passport will also be closed on Memorial Day, May 30th, 2016. Memorial Day weekend is one of the busiest travel times of the year. The TSA anticipates 34 million travelers for this weekend flying and driving and moving across the nation. This will be considered one of the busiest travel times of all time. Memorial Day Weekend is the start of summer so grab your passport and get your travel plans ready! Passport Offices Closed on Memorial Day, May 30th 2016

What is closed on Memorial Day?

Memorial Day is a holiday in the United States that kicks off the summer. Memorial Day and the full weekend is dedicated to honor the people that sacrificed their lives serving their nation in the armed forces. Remember: Government offices, many businesses, and Passport Offices Closed on Memorial Day, May 30th 2016. Check with your local passport agencies and passport acceptance facility for their hours of operation.This will also mean more people applying for passports and visas, so additional time may be needed. The National Visa Center will also be closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day. Memorial Day is observed every year on the last Monday of May. The holiday was originally called Decoration Day and began shortly after the Civil War. Nowadays Memorial Day is designated to honor all Americans who died serving in the military. Many Americans travel over this weekend but many also choose to visit cemeteries and memorials. How you choose to honor this weekend is up to you. We at Fastport Passport are thankful for the sacrifices made for us to enjoy traveling our beautiful country and our incredible world.