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National and State Holidays in Italy

Like most of the European countries Italy has special National and State holidays that they celebrate.
You will find that some of the holidays in Italy include New Year’s Day, Epiphany, Easter Monday, Liberation Day, International Labour Day, Anniversary of the Republic, and Christmas Day.
Other celebrations in Italy include All Saints’ Day, Ferragosto or Assumption of Mary, Immaculate Conception, and St. Stephen’s Day.
For the State Holidays you will find all of the businesses close down in Italy to celebrate.
You will usually not even find a shop or market open on these holidays in Italy.