Opening hours and holidays

Opening Hours : Chancery and Visa Department

- Visa applications have now been outsourced to VFS Global located 245 First Street Regus Center – Floor 18 Cambridge, MA 02142 .

For more information, visit our VISA page :

Pick-up hours for visas are Monday to Friday in between 2:30pm and 3:30pm only, with your printed receipt.

Only residents of the following states can apply at the Boston VFS Global offices : Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine

- The Department for French Nationals is open to the public Monday-Thursday from 9:00am-12:00pm, by appointment.

For all procedures concerning French citizens, please check the French page of our website : in the "services aux français" section.

Holidays in 2018

- Monday, January 1 : New Year’s Day

- Monday, January 15: Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

- Monday, February 29: President’s Day

- Monday, May 28: Memorial Day

- Wednesday, July 4: Independence Day (observed)

- Monday, September 3: Labor Day

- Monday, November 12: Veteran’s Day

- Thursday, November 22: Thanksgiving

- Friday, November 23: Black Friday

- Tuesday, December 25: Christmas

Last modified on 06/06/2018

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