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White House Announces Public Tours
05:45 PM EST
Today, we are pleased to announce the resumption of East Wing and Executive Residence tours, beginning on November 5th.
In addition, the White House will be opening its gardens and grounds to visitors on Saturday, October 26th from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM, and Sunday, October 27th from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM for the 2013 Fall White House Garden Tour. The White House will distribute tickets to the public on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 7:30am on Saturday, October 26th and Sunday, October 27th at the Ellipse Visitor Pavilion located at 15th and E Streets.
Guests are invited to tour and photograph the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, the Rose Garden and the South Lawn. They’ll also visit the White House Kitchen Garden – the first vegetable garden at the White House since Eleanor Roosevelt’s Victory Garden.
Learn more about public Fall Garden Tours and the resumption of public East Wing and Executive Residence tours here. Tours of the East Wing and Executive Residence are not included in the Garden Tours.
Interested in learning more about the White House?
- Check out Inside the White House: The Kitchen Garden for the story of how the garden got started.
- Peak inside the White House with the Google Art Project, a 360 degree street view camera that captures the rooms that are featured on the public tour.
For many more ways to engage with the White House, visit WhiteHouse.gov/engage.