Do you have your passport ready? National Passport Day is Sat, March 10th!


Is your departure date for international travel fast approaching? If you’re procrastinating the application or renewal process for your passport, you’re in luck. This Saturday, March 10th, the U.S. Dept. of State is hosting a National Passport Day! Area post offices and regional passport agencies are opening their doors to the public for this very reason. 

Don’t fret about all the docs you’ll need to gather. Below are the basics and you can find everything else you may need here. Happy Travelling!

  • Bring a passport photo with you (these can be done at any post office or CVS)
  • Bring proof of residency (birth certificate and social security card is best)
  • Bring a proof of citizenship (social security card, birth certificate, passport, certificate of citizenship)
  • Print and fill out the necessary forms ahead of time (You can find all forms here)