||Weekdays||Sat.||Sun. & National Holidays|
Some main post offices are open seven days a week.
Most department stores are closed for two to three weekdays a month.
Most museums are closed on Mondays.
|Date||Name of the Day|
|January 1st||New Year's Holiday|
|The 2nd Monday of January||Coming-of-Age Day|
|February 11th||National Foundation Day|
|March 21st||Vernal Equinox Day|
|April 29th||Greenery Day|
|May 3rd||Constitution Memorial Day|
|May 4th||National Holiday|
|May 5th||Children's Day|
|The 3rd Monday of July||Maritime Day|
|The 3rd Monday of September||Respect for the Aged Day|
|September 23rd||Autumnal Equinox Day|
|The 2nd Monday of October||Health and Sports Day|
|November 3rd||Culture Day|
|November 23rd||Labor Thanksgiving Day|
|December 23rd||The Emperor's Birthday|