Kenya Embassy in the Kingdom of Spain opened its doors to the public in September, 2007 with a mandate to promote, project and protect the image and interests of Kenya in Spain. Prior to this, Kenya Embassy, Paris was accredited to the Kingdom of Spain.
Until the opening of the Embassy, all matters except consular and a few operational tasks were managed through the Embassy in Paris.
The working hours of the Embassy are from 0900 hours to 1300 hrs and from 1400hrs to 1700 hours, Monday to Friday, except on Kenyan holidays and certain Spanish Holidays to mark events.
Summer working hours are from 0900 hrs to 1500hrs.
PUBLIC HOLIDAYS FOR 2017
|1st January||New Year’s Day||Kenya and Spain|
|2nd January||New Year’s Day||Kenya|
|20th March||Saint Joseph Day||Spain|
|13th April||Maundy Thursday||Spain|
|14th April||Good Friday||Kenya and Spain|
|17th April||Easter Monday||Kenya|
|1st May||Labor Day||Kenya|
|2nd May||Day of the Community of Madrid||Spain|
|15th May||Saint Isidro||Spain|
|1st June||Madaraka Day||Kenya|
|15th August||Assumption of Virgin Mary||Spain|
|12th October||Spain’s National Day||Spain|
|20th October||Mashujaa Day||Kenya|
|1st November||All Saints day||Spain|
|9th November||Saint Almudena||Spain|
|6th December||Spanish Constitution Day||Spain|
|8th December||Inmaculate Conception||Spain|
|12th December||Jamhuri Day||Kenya|
|25th December||Christmas Day||Kenya and Spain|
|26th December||Boxing Day||Kenya|
|* Moveable||End of Ramadhan
Feast of the Sacrifice