EU Open House


The Delegation of the European Union to the United States and the Embassies of 28 EU Member States to the United States will open their doors to the Washington public during the EU Embassies’ Open House Day. This annual event is the highlight of the Washington spring calendar and will be celebrated on May 12th, 2018.

Each embassy will open their doors to the public from 10 am until 4 pm, offering a rare look inside the buildings. The day will provide a unique opportunity to experience the country’s cultural heritage and national traditions.

EU Open House Events

Embassy of Belgium – EU Open House

Welkom, bienvenue, willkommen! We know it is easy to love a country famous for chocolate and beer, and we will not let you down again th...

Embassy of The Republic of Bulgaria – EU Open House

The ancient civilization that gave birth to Spartacus the Gladiator, a native of modern-day Bulgaria, a land of 6000 year old heritage an...

Embassy of The Czech Republic – EU Open House

Celebrate 100 years of Czech Independence and discover Czech-US connections across America! The Czech Embassy will be festive with a live...

Embassy of Denmark – EU Open House

Looking for HYGGE in the nation’s capital? We’ve got it right here at the Embassy of Denmark. Our Open House Day May 12th offers exciting...

Embassy of Estonia – EU Open House

In 2018 the Republic of Estonia celebrates its 100th anniversary. Come to visit us to learn about Estonian customs, traditions and also p...

Embassy of Ireland – EU Open House

Céad Mile Fáilte! The Embassy of Ireland invites you to learn more about Ireland, our culture and the strong links between our two nation...

Embassy of Greece – EU Open House

"All Time Classic" places, gastronomy, culture on display: Explore the Greek way of life and enjoy unique flavors! Organized for the sec...

The Embassy of Spain – EU Open House

The Embassy of Spain welcomes you to its Cultural Center, The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, for a taste of the best Spain...

Embassies of France and Germany – EU Open House

Join France and Germany for a celebration of European friendship Together Germany and France celebrate the 55th anniversary of the Elys...

Embassy of Croatia – EU Open House

WELCOME to one of the ecologically best preserved parts of Europe. It is a land where the hues of the sunny and warm Mediterranean happil...

Embassy of Italy – EU Open House

Italy – a world leader in fashion, design, and food products; in major infrastructures, manufactured goods, machinery, aerospace technolo...

Embassy of Cyprus

Come explore the Cyprus Embassy and meet its diplomats; enjoy short documentaries featuring ancient theaters, UNESCO-world heritage sites...

Embassy of Latvia – EU Open House

The Embassy of Latvia invites everyone to celebrate its 100 year anniversary. Come and learn about Latvia’s culture, history, folk dancin...

Embassy of Lithuania – EU Open House

Restored Lithuania turns 100. Inspired by the future. Come and join us in our celebration!

Embassy of Luxembourg – EU Open House

Discover not only the mansion, purchased in 1941 by Her Royal Highness Grand Duchess Charlotte, that hosts until today the Luxembourg Emb...

Embassy of Hungary – EU Open House

Visit the Embassy of Hungary and discover the heart of Central Eastern Europe! Taste Hungarian food and wine, watch and join folk dancers...

Embassy of Malta – EU Open House

Discover and experience the captivating culture of the Mediterranean gem. Visit our "Café Valletta" and immerse yourself in the local tra...

Embassy of the Netherlands – EU Open House

The Netherlands is a trading nation that continues to blossom from a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship, and that is rooted in th...

Embassy of Austria – EU Open House

Servus aus Österreich! Hello from Austria! Take a trip to the nation of the mountains and discover the beauty of Austria! Celebrate w...

Embassy of Poland – EU Open House

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the rebirth of Poland, and we would like to invite all Americans to celebrate this incredible an...

Embassy of Portugal – EU Open House

Special event - “Eurovision Song contest” - Join us in a private celebration at the Embassy of Portugal on the occasion of the Eurovision...

Embassy of Romania – EU Open House

By visiting the Romanian Embassy, located in the impressive Sheridan-Kalorama neighborhood, you will not only be delight to see one of th...

Embassy of Slovenia – EU Open House

Bees and beekeeping are part of Slovenian natural and cultural heritage, dating back centuries. We even have an indigenous species called...

Embassy of Slovakia – EU Open House

Come and discover Slovakia from tradition to innovation during the EU Open House on May 12, 2018 from 10 am to 4 pm!  Enjoy the folk musi...

Embassy of Finland – EU Open House

Cool off at the coolest embassy on Embassy Row and experience Arctic Finland at the Embassy of Finland. You will have a chance to see our...

Embassy of Sweden – EU Open House

Come visit the creative nation of Sweden – often ranked as one of the most innovative countries in the world.  Learn more about the Swedi...

Embassy of the United Kingdom – EU Open House

Celebrate the UK: Come participate in a day of family fun and learn about the UK’s business & trade, food, culture, tourism, and more...

Eurovision Song Contest Finale

Special event - “Eurovision Song contest” - Join us in a private celebration at the Embassy of Portugal on the occasion of the Eurovision...

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