Embassy of Rwanda in Washington


The Rwandan Embassy in the United States is a bilateral mission in Washington and promotes Rwandan interests in the United States. The embassy of Rwanda also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of the United States. The Rwandan Embassy in Washington is headed by James Kimonyo - Ambassador of Rwanda to the United States.


Rwandan Embassy in Washington, the United States 1714 New Hampshire Avenue, NW Washington D.C. 20009 United States


(+1) 202-232-2882 / 3 / 4


(+1) 202-232-4544


info@rwandaembassy.org ambwashington@minaffet.gov.rw


www.rwandaembassy.org www.usa.embassy.gov.rw


James Kimonyo - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in the United States require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Rwandan embassy in Washington you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Rwanda

For all Rwandan visa related matters contact the embassy in Washington before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.rwandaembassy.org www.usa.embassy.gov.rw) or contact the visa department by telephone (+1) 202-232-2882 / 3 / 4 or email info@rwandaembassy.org ambwashington@minaffet.gov.rw

Consulates of Rwanda in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington there could be additional Rwandan consulates located in the United States.

Please check below for the locations of the Rwandan consulates in the United States.

Rwandan Consulates in the United States

Next to the embassy in Washington, Rwanda has consulates in the following cities: Boston, Chicago and Houston

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Rwandan Embassy in Washington offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from United States to Rwanda as wel as for Rwandan citizens in United States. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Rwandan nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.