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Independence Movement Day in South Korea

Is Independence Movement Day a Public Holiday?

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

In 2020 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Independence Movement Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015SunMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2016TueMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2017WedMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2018ThuMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2019FriMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2020SunMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2021MonMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2022TueMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2023WedMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2024FriMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday
2025SatMar 1Independence Movement DayNational holiday

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