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Embassy of sweden Washington, USA

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6:46 PM
14 Sep 2020

Embassy open to limited consular services by appointment only

Due to COVID-19, the Embassy is implementing a number of actions to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus and to ensure the health and safety of our colleagues and our community. We follow the guidelines and recommendations from local authorities and will gradually open as the District of Columbia Government move into the different phases of reopening. Phase Two (out of three) began on June 22. In phase Two, the Embassy will remain in a modified telework arrangement, offering limited consular services by appointment only. Phone hours are: Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (closed for lunch 12:00-1:00 pm), 202-467-2600.

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27 Aug 2020

Temporary entry ban to Sweden

To mitigate the effects of the spread of COVID-19 and reduce the outbreak, a temporary ban on entry to the EU via Sweden is in force. The Government has decided to extend the entry ban until 31 October 2020. Due to the coronavirus and the temporary entry ban to Sweden, the Swedish Migration Agency has decided that the majority of visa applications will be rejected. This applies if you wish to visit Sweden and are a citizen of a country outside the EU.

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Event calendar.

  • 06 May 2018
    This event is part the new EUROBEATS Music Festival, running May 2-10, 2018, celebrating the variety and richness of European music and talent at various venues in Washington, DC. Vinyl Generation (Czech Republic) The Punk Syndrome (Finland) and Sonica Sequence (Sweden) will be screened in House of Sweden.
  • 02 May 2018
    Sonica Sequence is a film about connecting within the unifying language of music. The Swedish musician Lisa Nordström travels with her electronic instruments to Cuba, Japan, Cyprus and Indonesia to let improvised music form the basis of her encounter with musicians she never met before. From abandoned and overgrown ballrooms, to subways and back alleys unexpected musical encounters take place between people from different cultures.
  • 24 Apr 2018
    Interest in Swedish dance and choreography continues to grow in the United States, and in 2018, American audiences will have several opportunities to experience Swedish dance performances.

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