The Embassy will be open normally again on Monday, 6th of November.
The 3rd of November is Culture Day, "Bunka no Hi", a national holiday in Japan. The day commemorates the announcement of the Constitution of Japan in 1946, becoming a national holiday two years later. Cultural events celebrating the day are organized throughout the country. The prestigious Order of Culture is awarded on the day to those who have made a significant contribution to science, art or culture.
For more information on Japanese national holidays, click here!