National Holidays in Netherlands in 2023

Netherlands 2023

List of Holidays in Netherlands in 2023

Day Date Holiday Name Dutch Name Type Comments
Sunday New Year's Day Nieuwjaarsdag National Holiday
Friday Good Friday Goede Vrijdag Government Holiday Public sector, banks, insurers
Sunday Easter Day Eerste Paasdag National Holiday
Monday Easter Monday Tweede Paasdag National Holiday
Thursday King's Birthday Koningsdag National Holiday National Day
Thursday National Remembrance Day Dodenherdenking Not A Public Holiday
Friday Liberation Day Bevrijdingsdag Government Holiday Public sector and schools
Sunday Mother's Day Moederdag Not A Public Holiday
Thursday Ascension Day Hemelvaartsdag National Holiday 39 days after Easter Sunday
Sunday Pentecost Sunday Eerste Pinkstersdag National Holiday 50 Days after Easter
Monday Whit Monday Tweede Pinksterdag National Holiday 7th Monday after Easter
Sunday Father's Day Vaderdag Not A Public Holiday
Sunday All Saints' Day Allerheiligen Not A Public Holiday
Monday Christmas Day Eerste Kerstdag National Holiday
Tuesday St. Stephen's Day Tweede Kerstdag National Holiday


  • The Netherlands has two World War II Remembrance Days. Neither are annual official holidays, though some establishments may close.
  • According to Article 58 ABU CAO for temporary workers, there are eight recognised public holidays in the Netherlands.