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.
White House Fence Restoration and Sidewalk Closure
The National Park Service is restoring the White House fence along Pennsylvania Avenue, portions of which are believed to date back to 1818. During this restoration work, sections of the White House sidewalk will be temporarily closed for public safety. More »
Working at President's Park
If you're interested in working for the National Park Service, click here for the U.S. Government's official site for jobs and employment information provided by the United States Office of Personnel Management.
Youth Employment Programs at President's Park
Explore a career with the National Park Service by volunteering or applying to one of our youth employment programs. More information is available at our Youth Programs website and the Youth Conservation Corps portion, including application information and an overview of program activities and goals.
Did You Know?
Harrison delivered the longest inaugural address, and was the 1st president to die in office, about 32 days after elected. On March 4, he gave a 105 minute speech and did not wear an overcoat or hat. He developed pneumonia and died in the White House one month after giving his speech, on April 4.