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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = embassy
Palais Metternich2.jpg
A representation of a country in another country.
Used on these elements
may be used on nodes
should not be used on ways
may be used on areas
should not be used on relations
Useful combination
Status: In use
See Wikipedia Embassy on Wikipedia

A foreign embassy is the official office of one country in the capital of another country.


Tagging scheme for amenity=embassy
Tag Notes
name=* Name of embassy, eg. "Embassy of the Russian Federation".
country=* Represented country, use ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code (details below).


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To add the country code tag it with country=<ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code> (list of all country codes at Wikipedia). For example for the British embassy in the United States use country=GB (please use upper case, lower case is for language codes).

See also