White House Tours canceled effective Saturday, March 9, 2013
We regret to inform you that White House Tours are canceled effective Saturday, March 9, 2013, until further notice. For updates regarding this situation, please contact the White House Visitors Office 24 hour hotline at (202) 456-7041.
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.
Contact Public Affairs
The NPS National Capital Region Communication Office is the clearing house for up-to-the-minute information for the National Capital Region. Historically, the mission has to provide information to the press about happenings, or proposed happenings, in the parks.
If you are a member of the media seeking information, please contact the NPS National Capital Region Communication Office at 202-619-7222.
Did You Know?
Thomas Jefferson wrote his own epitaph never mentioning that he served as president. His epitaph read, "Author of the Declaration of American Independence, Author of the Statute of Virginia for Religious Freedom and the Father of the University of Virginia.