Join Us: 2014 White House Spring Garden Tours

This Spring, the White House will once again welcome guests from across the country to the South Lawn to view the White House Kitchen Garden and grounds. This special tour features the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, the Rose Garden, and the South Lawn, including the  White House Kitchen Garden, the first vegtable garden at the White House since Eleanor Roosevelt’s Victory Garden.

These special tours are open and free to the public on Saturday, April 26 from 10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET and Sunday, April 27 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. ET.

Interested in coming?

The National Park Service will distribute tickets to the public on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday at the Ellipse Visitor Pavilion located at 15th and E Streets. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

While you are here be sure to share your visit with your social media followers with the hashtag #WHGarden.

Interested in learning more about the White House?

  • Check out Let’s Move! For more information on how the Kitchen Garden got started and view our Garden Guides for starting your own Kitchen, School or Community garden.
  • Go behind the scenes at 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 all the other ways to engage with the White House, visit

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