Consolato Generale - Filadelfia

Emergency COVID-19 - This Consulate General will be open to the public for appointments only on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday between 9am and 1pm. A specific declaration will be required for access.

News and Press Releases

Young Investigator Awards 2020
Young Investigator Awards 2020 06/30/2020

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JULY 10! Young Investigator Awards 2020  

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Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the U.S. Labor Market Following the Coronavirus Outbreak
Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the U.S. Labor Market Following the Coronavirus Outbreak06/23/2020

Proclamation Suspending Entry of Aliens Who Present a Risk to the U.S. Labor Market Following the Coronavirus Outbreak    

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The Italian Cultural Network - A conversation with Pier Forlano, Consul General of Italy in Philadelphia
The Italian Cultural Network - A conversation with Pier Forlano, Consul General of Italy in Philadelphia06/15/2020

The Italian Cultural NetworkA conversation with Pier Forlano, Consul General of Italy in Philadelphia* Italy in the United States. A Consular, Cultural, and Commercial Network* On Italy as #1 Country for Cultural Influence and as an Extraordinary Country of Infinite Surprises* About Cultural Diplomacy, Soft Power, and International...

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COVID-19 Emergency - Updates
COVID-19 Emergency - Updates06/11/2020

On June 11 2020, the Prime Minister sigend a Decree (text in Italian) on new measures to combat and contain the coronavirus. If you plan to return to Italy from abroad you will find useful information at the following link of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation. If you plan to return ...

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Emergenza - Stagione Uragani
Emergenza - Stagione Uragani06/09/2020

La stagione uragani in USA ha inizio il 1 giugno e termina il 30 novembre.Nonostante la circoscrizione consolare di Filadelfia sia stata interessata in passato solo marginalmente dai fenomeni, raccomandiamo tutti i connazionali, soprattutto coloro che risiedono in Nord Carolina e Virginia, ad attenersi scrupolosamente alle...

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USA. Italy's institutional network in the USA virtual meeting (June 2, 2020)
USA. Italy's institutional network in the USA virtual meeting (June 2, 2020)06/02/2020

The Embassy of Italy in Washington organized an exceptional virtual meeting with institutions representing Italy’s “Sistema Italia” in the United States on a day as symbolic as June 2 to reflect on the developments of recent months, and to discuss plans for the future together. The Embassy, Consulates, I...

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The #Italystaystrong fundraising campaign launched by the Embassy and ISSNAF collects fund in excess of half a million dollars (June 2, 2020).
The #Italystaystrong fundraising campaign launched by the Embassy and ISSNAF collects fund in excess of half a million dollars (June 2, 2020).06/02/2020

The #Italystaystrong fundraising campaign launched by the Embassy of Italy in Washington and by the Italian Scientists and Scholars in North America Foundation (ISSNAF, www.issnf.org), and supported by an intense promotional activity run by the diplomatic-consular network in the United States went beyond the target of half...

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Flight between the USA and Italy
Flight between the USA and Italy06/02/2020

Alitalia has announced it will resume direct flights from New York (JFK) to Rome (FCO) as of June 2, 2020. See the press release. The Embassy reminds that Italians wishing to return to Italy will have to comply with the provisions adopted by the Italian authorities for the containment of the contagion. For more information...

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Intervento del Presidente della Repubblica Sergio Mattarella in occasione del “Concerto dedicato alle vittime del coronavirus” nel 74° anniversario della Festa Nazionale della Repubblica
Intervento del Presidente della Repubblica Sergio Mattarella in occasione del “Concerto dedicato alle vittime del coronavirus” nel 74° anniversario della Festa Nazionale della Repubblica06/01/2020

Il 2 giugno, domani, si celebra l’anniversario della nascita della nostra Repubblica. Lo faremo in una atmosfera in cui proviamo nello stesso tempo sentimenti di incertezza e motivi di speranza. Stretti tra il dolore per la tragedia che improvvisamente ci è toccato vivere e la volontà di un nuovo inizio....

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Stay at Home and #cookitalian campaign. Stars of Italian entertainment, culture and cuisine in the USA together with the Embassy in support of Italian agro-food products.
"Stay at Home and #cookitalian" campaign. Stars of Italian entertainment, culture and cuisine in the USA together with the Embassy in support of Italian agro-food products.05/05/2020

At a time when Italians and Americans are asked to stay home to contain the risk of COVID-19 contagion, the Italian Embassy in Washington, together with the 9 Italian Consulates and the Italian Trade Agency offices in the USA, launched the "Stay at home and #cookitalian" campaign aimed at supporting the Italian agro-good...

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Flight connections between Italy and the USA
Flight connections between Italy and the USA05/01/2020

May 1st, 2020. The Italian Embassy in Washington continues to maintain close contacts with Alitalia to ensure direct connections between the United States and Italy in the coming days, despite the ban on entry for those who have been in the Schengen area in the last 14 days decided by the American Authorities starting from...

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CBP Offers flexibility to Departing Visa Waiver Program Travelers
CBP Offers flexibility to Departing Visa Waiver Program Travelers04/21/2020

Press Release - Travelers affected by the Coronavirus may apply for extended term of admission

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