Sukkot

Embassy Closed for Sukkot

  •   Embassy Closed for Sukkot Festival
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    The week-long Sukkot festival (Feast of Tabernacles), commemorating the portable dwellings in which the Jewish people lived for 40 years in the wilderness after liberation from slavery in Egypt, will be celebrated this year from October 9-18.
     
    The Embassy of Israel will be closed for the holiday from October 15, 2:00 p.m. 
     
    While we will continue to keep you informed of any major events, full service will resume on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.