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The White House, Washington DC
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The simple name is doesn’t match the power that comes with The White House. This recognizable house serves as the home and workplace of the president of the United States. Originally completed in 1800, the building has housed every U.S. President. Its exterior showcases Neoclassical architectural style, including Greek columns and its signature white facade. The complex itself contains the presidential residence, the West and East Wings, and an executive office building. The Oval Office within the West Wing hosts many of the president's daily meetings and acts as the nerve center for the entire building. To tour the White House, you must arrange your visit through a Member of Congress. Tour reservations are extremely limited. Even if you can't go on a tour, be sure to walk by to see the exterior of this famous residence. Our Washington DC trip itinerary planner makes visiting The White House and other Washington DC attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • I was surprised by how many visitors there were on the same tour. Entry is via US congress member. I got a pass via an employee of the White House and being from the UK had to produce my passport twic...  more »
  • It's a bit far to see from the fences. It's white and symbolizes the place for the most powerful person in the world. And... that's it. 
  • Not many people when the day we were there. When I saw on TV, this white building looked not so far from the fence. But actually it's far far from the fence people can see through. 
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  • This is the best landmark in the Washington, DC area! With the future president living in here (Donald Trump), this place will look even better! The mansion is big, white, and majestic. I love this place! :-)
  • I enjoyed visiting our countries symbol of freedom. Having a tour of it was even better. It was so beautiful inside and out. I suggest seeing it both day and night, don't forget to take pictures. As an American citizen, everyone should have a chance to see and experience the power and feeling of the amazing White House. Not everybody always has this opportunity, so if you do make sure you don't take it for granted and most importantly try your best to give everyone this experience. I would describe the White House as a beautiful freedom powerhouse.
  • It was a grand feeling to explore the Whitehouse and the whole procedure was so straight forward and easy that I encourage everyone to do that while you still can. Who knows what Trump will do...
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  • The White House (P P P) A House of Power, Peace, prosperity Congratulations & Best wishes. All for the Glory of God We wish God Who created Heaven and earth will provide all wisdom, knowledge and understanding like Solomon for the blessings of whole Universe T.LOURDURAJ