Source:Prefettura della Casa Ponitificia (Vatican City)
Posted: Saturday, October 22, 2016
The Vatican's Prefecture of the Papal Household has released its annual list of the 2017 closed public holidays for the Holy See (aka. Vatican City).
For the eight year in row (2015-09-11, 2014-11-08, 2013-10-27, 2012-03-21, 2011-07-07, 2010-05-19 and 2009-11-07), the public holidays of Ascension and Corpus Christi are no longer listed, and for the third consecutive year, the changes announced following the election of Pope Francis (2013-04-07) do not apply to the list of 2017 closed public holidays for the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel.
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