• View of the White House's north side from Layfatte Park

    President's Park (White House)

    District of Columbia


General Comte de Rochambeau (NPS Photo by J. Feeney)

General Comte de Rochambeau gestures dramatically.

NPS/J. Feeney

Can You Imagine Living Here?

What would it be like to live in the White House? What is it like to attend some of the special events that take place in and around the White House and President's Park? Although this section is under construction, check back to learn more about the people and events that are here in the park. Currently, detailed information on the history of the National Christmas Tree, the trees themselves, and the lighting ceremonies is available.

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