Home   Calendar   Holidays   Japan   Culture Day
Flag for Japan

Culture Day in Japan

Is Culture Day a Public Holiday?

Culture Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Culture Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2016ThuNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2017FriNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2018SatNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2019SunNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2019MonNov 4Culture Day observedNational holiday
2020TueNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2021WedNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2022ThuNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2023FriNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2024SunNov 3Culture DayNational holiday
2024MonNov 4Culture Day observedNational holiday
2025MonNov 3Culture DayNational holiday

We diligently research and continuously update our holiday dates and information. If you find a mistake, please let us know.

You might also like

Commuters and tourists in Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom.

Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Daylight Saving Time (DST) is the practice of setting the clocks forward one hour from standard time during the summer months, and back again in the fall, in order to make better use of natural daylight. more

Calendar with 12 months

12 Months of the Year

The 12 months of the year are linked to the Moon's orbit around Earth. Why are there 12 months? What do the month names mean? more

UTC – Coordinated Universal Time

Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is the basis for civil time today. This 24-hour time standard is kept using highly precise atomic clocks combined with the Earth's rotation. more