There are 13 public holidays in Poland in 2023, four of which fall on weekends.
New Year's Day
New Year Holiday, celebrated on January 1, 2023, is the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar, and it is one of the most popular holidays in the world.
Epiphany, called Three Kings' Day, is an important religious festival celebrating the three kings' visit. It is celebrated on April 6, 2023.
Easter Sunday is an important Christian festival celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ. Easter Sunday is a public holiday on April 9, 2023.
Easter Monday is to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus, and it is the Monday after Easter Sunday. It is observed on April 10, 2023.
Labour Day is observed on May 1, 2023, and it celebrates the achievements of workers. The holiday originates in the eight-hour day movement, which is eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest.
Constitution Day is a public holiday in Poland on May 3, 2023. The holiday celebrates the declaration of the Constitution on May 3, 1791, which is considered one of the most important achievements in the history of Poland. Constitution Day was declared a holiday two days later and was first celebrated on May 3, 1792.
Whit Sunday, also known as Pentecost, is an important Christian festival commemorating the descent of the Holy Spirit on the day of Pentecost. It is celebrated on the seventh Sunday or 49 days after Easter Sunday. It falls on May 28, 2023.
Corpus Christi celebrates the real presence of the body and blood, soul and divinity of Jesus Christ in the elements of the Eucharist. It is observed on June 8, 2023.
Assumption of Mary
Assumption Day commemorates the day that the bodily taking up of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the mother of Jesus, into Heaven. The holiday is observed on August 15, 2023.
All Saints' Day
All Saints' Day is observed on November 1, 2023, and commemorates all the saints from Christian history, including those known and unknown.
Independence Day is a public holiday in Poland, observed on November 11, 2023. The holiday commemorates the anniversary when Poland regained its independence from the partitions of the German, Austro-Hungarian, and Russian Empires in 1918.
Christmas Day is celebrated on December 25, 2023, and commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. Christmas Day is a holiday of sharing. People exchange Christmas gifts and cards with families and friends.
The following is the list of public holidays in Poland in 2023.
|New Year's Day||Jan 01, 2023||Sunday||Public Holiday|
|Epiphany||Jan 06, 2023||Friday||Public Holiday|
|Easter Sunday||Apr 09, 2023||Sunday||Public Holiday|
|Easter Monday||Apr 10, 2023||Monday||Public Holiday|
|Labour Day||May 01, 2023||Monday||Public Holiday|
|Constitution Day||May 03, 2023||Wednesday||Public Holiday|
|Whit Sunday||May 28, 2023||Sunday||Public Holiday|
|Corpus Christi||Jun 08, 2023||Thursday||Public Holiday|
|Assumption of Mary||Aug 15, 2023||Tuesday||Public Holiday|
|All Saints' Day||Nov 01, 2023||Wednesday||Public Holiday|
|Independence Day||Nov 11, 2023||Saturday||Public Holiday|
|Christmas Day||Dec 25, 2023||Monday||Public Holiday|
|Second Day of Christmas||Dec 26, 2023||Tuesday||Public Holiday|
Please also check the working days in Poland in 2023.