Posts Tagged: White House

White House Easter Egg Roll (2019)

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This post explains what the White House Easter Egg Roll is and how to get tickets (lottery).  Spring in Washington DC is one of the best times of the year to visit the nations capital.  With the cherry blossoms in bloom, warm weather finally here, it is the a great time of year to get […]

How to Get Tickets for White House Public Tour

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This post is an article on how to get White House tour tickets, with advice on where to apply for tickets, tips on planning your visit, such as getting through security, as well as a virtual tour to show you what you will see.  A tour of the White House is just one of the […]

White House Garden Tour

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White House Garden Tour Tickets

This post explains how to obtained timed tickets to the White Garden Tours, which take place 2 times every year. While you can request to tour the White House any time of year, only twice a year are the White House Gardens open to the public. You can stroll through the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, the […]

Self Guided Tour of White House & Lafayette Park

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While the White House remains the epicenter of political life in Washington, DC, the neighborhood that it is embedded in compliments its centuries old history and its present-day relevance. So when you do plan your visit to the White House, make sure you spare some time to explore the sites immediately surrounding the White House […]

Visit the National Christmas Tree and Lighting Ceremony

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There are a lot of Christmas trees in nation’s capital – the One City Tree at City Hall, the Capitol Christmas tree, the Smithsonian Castle tree and the many you can see glittering in the windows of DC residents, but there is only one National Christmas Tree. From our DC Tourism Guide, with budget advice, […]

How to Tour the White House

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Though we see the White House on many of our tours from the National Mall to Lincoln Assassination, none of us at DC by Foot have high enough security clearances to get you inside! The White House is open to the public for tours with advance reservations. For the first time in nearly 40 years, […]