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Easter Day in Norway

Easter Sunday is one of the most festive events among Christians worldwide. It commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection from death, as written in the Christian bible.

Ascension Day
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus' resurrection from death.
Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus' resurrection from death.
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About Easter Day

Read more about Easter Day.

Easter Day Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
SunApr 42010Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunApr 242011Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunApr 82012Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunMar 312013Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunApr 202014Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunApr 52015Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunMar 272016Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunApr 162017Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunApr 12018Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunApr 212019Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day
SunApr 122020Easter DayNational holiday, Flag day

Quick Facts

Easter Sunday commemorates Jesus Christ’s resurrection, according to Christian belief.

Easter Day 2016

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Easter Day 2017

Sunday, April 16, 2017

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List of dates for other years

Other holidays in March 2016 in Norway

Fun Holiday on March 27, 2016

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