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Assumption Day
Monaco

Assumption Day 2021, 2022 and 2023 in Monaco

Assumption Day is a public holiday observed every 15 August in Monaco to commemorate the taking up of the body of the Virgin Mary to Heaven by God, according to Roman Catholic tradition.

YearDateDayHoliday
202115 AugSunAssumption Day
202215 AugMonAssumption Day
202315 AugTueAssumption Day
202415 AugThuAssumption Day
Please scroll down to end of page for previous years' dates.

Many attend mass on this day, which is an obligatory feast day of the Catholic Church. And will also get a welcome day off work or out of school.

It is believed, according to centuries-old tradition as well as Catholic dogma proclaimed by Pope Pius XII in 1950, that Mary’s body died and was buried but was “assumed” into Heaven rather than seeing decay.

Previous Years

YearDateDayHoliday
202015 AugSatAssumption Day
201915 AugThuAssumption Day
201815 AugWedAssumption Day
201715 AugTueAssumption Day