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Contact, Hours, & Directions
Honorary Consuls General




Consulate-General of Japan
737 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 1100*
Chicago, Illinois 60611
(T) 312-280-0400
(F) 312-280-9568

*Please note that the Japan Information Center (JIC) is located on the 10th floor in Suite 1000
(T) 312-280-0430
(F) 312-280-6883 : Consular section, visas and other inquiries (Main Address) : Cultural and educational inquiries

Hours & Closure

Monday through Friday

General Hours
9:15 am to 5:00 pm

Visa, Passport, and Certificate Window Hours
Visa, Passport, and Certificate documents may be submitted only during these times.
9:30 am to 12:15 pm and from 1:15 to 4:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday Closed
The Consulate is closed for the following holidays in 2014
January 1 New Year's Day
January 2 New Year's Holiday
January 3 New Year's Holiday
January 20 Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday
February 12 Lincoln's Birthday
February 17 Washington’s Birthday (President's Day)
April 18 Good Friday
May 26 Memorial Day
July 4 Independence Day
September 1 Labor Day
October 13 Columbus Day
November 11 Veteran's Day
November 27 Thanksgiving Day
November 28 Day After Thanksgiving
December 23 Emperor's Birthday
December 25 Christmas Day
December 29 End of Year Holiday
December 30 End of Year Holiday
December 31 End of Year Holiday