White House tours
See the infamous neoclassical White House which stands as a striking presence on Pennsylvania Avenue.In the top 5 attractions for Washington DC
The inside story
The White House is known for being the residence and workplace of every US president since 1800 when John Adams held the position. Located in Washington, D.C., The infamous site is a striking presence on Pennsylvania Avenue. The house features a neoclassical style designed by James Hoban. Construction began in 1792 and ended in 1800. To construct the house, Aquia creek sandstone was utilized and famously painted the iconic white. Today, the White House complex consists of the Executive Residence, West Wing, East Wing, the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, and the guest residence the Blair House.