White House Visitor Center Rehabilitation and Closure Information
The White House Visitor Center is closed for rehabilitation. A temporary visitor center is located near the Ellipse Visitor Pavilion, just west of the intersection of 15th and E streets, NW.
President's Park and the Octagon Museum present a 5-day paid teacher symposium on the War of 1812, America's forgotten war, in a place based learning environment in the Washington, DC area. At the conclusion of the symposium, teachers will have an opportunity to develop international curricula with partner schools in Belgium.