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Easter Monday in Switzerland

Easter Monday is observed as a public holiday in many countries and is part of the Easter period. It is a Christian observance and is the day after Easter Sunday.

Is Easter Monday a Public Holiday?

Easter Monday is a public holiday in 25 cantons, where it is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Easter Monday

A basket of Easter eggs.

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About Easter Monday

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Easter Monday Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday TypeArea
2010MonApr 5Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2011MonApr 25Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2012MonApr 9Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2013MonApr 1Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2014MonApr 21Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2015MonApr 6Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2016MonMar 28Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2017MonApr 17Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2018MonApr 2Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2019MonApr 22Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE
2020MonApr 13Easter MondayCommon local holidayAll except NE

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