I've embedded a public google calendar


This shows the calendar using New York's timezone (my calendar's default), regardless if the person viewing it is, e.g., in Chicago.

I can add


And this will force it to be Chicago's timezone. But I'd like it to use the client's local timezone where ever they are. I'm hoping for something like:


Is this possible?

  • In case it helps anyone else who wanders this way, using &ctz=America%2FNew_York (note the underscore) gets you Eastern time. May 23, 2023 at 18:39

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AFAIK Google Calendar doesn't have a URL parameter to display an embeded calendar in the user's local timezone.



Turn on the "viewer" timezone. settings

  • 1
    How do you get to these calendar settings?
    – alltom
    Nov 1, 2021 at 17:47
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    I agree that it is not at all clear that this is actually answering OP's question as I cannot find this menu either. Feb 22, 2023 at 14:00

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