Public Holidays in Armenia in 2016

Armenia List of National Public holidays of Armenia in 2016

Day Date Holiday Comments
Friday January 01 New Year's Day
Saturday January 02 New Year's Holiday
Sunday January 03 New Year's Holiday
Monday January 04 New Year's Holiday
Tuesday January 05 Armenian Christmas Eve
Wednesday January 06 Armenian Christmas Day
Thursday January 28 National Army Day
Monday March 07 Women's Day Holiday Compensated by Saturday 12 March
Tuesday March 08 Women's Day
Monday March 28 Easter Monday Merelots. Compensated by Saturday 2 April
Sunday April 24 Genocide Memorial Day
Sunday May 01 Labor Day
Monday May 09 Victory Day Celebrates the victory over Nazi Germany and the end of the Second World War
Saturday May 28 Day of the First Republic
Tuesday July 05 Constitution Day
Monday September 12 Exaltation of the Holy Cross Monday after Sunday between 11 - 17 September. Compensated by Saturday 24 September
Wednesday September 21 Independence Day
Saturday December 31 New Year's Eve


National Holiday


  • Merelots are the days after five major festivals. They are days to honour deceased relatives. They may be given as an additional holiday and compensated by a Saturday or Sunday

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