Tour Details

If the White House is the most fascinating home in the country, the area that surrounds 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue is the nation’s most fascinating neighborhood.

The tour centers around the history of the presidential mansion, but you'll also meet Stephen Decatur - a naval legend slain in a fateful duel. Then there's Dolley Madison, who saved Washington's portrait from British torches. You'll learn the location of the White House bowling alley, see where Winston Churchill stayed after Eleanor Roosevelt booted him from the White House, visit a haunted mansion and much more! 

Meeting Point:  Corner of H & 16th Streets NW

Duration:  2 / 2.5 Hours (Runs Daily)

Starting Time:  10AM, 1PM or 7PM

Includes:  Tour Guide

Highlights:  White House (exterior), Treasury Department, Old Executive Office Building, Lafayette Park, Blair House, Renwick Gallery, Decatur House, Dolley Madison House