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The White House Tourism landscape pictures

The White House Tourism landscape pictures

The White House Tourist attractions

The White House Tourist attractions

Into the White House
The White House, North Lafayette Square, South by love lipushi Park, opposite the Washington Monument towering, white is a two storey building. The White House was not a white house, it was not called the white house”. Built in 1792, is a gray sandstone building. From 1800, it was the office of the president of the United States and lived with his family. But in 1812 the second Anglo American war, British forces invaded washington. In August 24, 1814, the British burned the building, leaving only a shell of pay. In 1817 to repair in order to hide the marks of the fire, President Monroe ordered a gray sand painting on a layer of white paint. Since then, the presidential residence has been called the white house”. In 1901, President Theodore I officially named it “the White House” and became a synonym for the U.S. government. The White House is the seat of the president’s office. The White House is always full of mystery. According to the principle of the White House spending by all taxpayers, a part of the White House in the specified time to open the world’s citizens, and therefore become a hot tourist attractions. The white house covers an area of more than 7.3 square meters, from the main building and the East and West wings of three parts. The White House is the president of the United States Office and residential land, and thus become the U.S. government on behalf of the. Bottom diplomatic reception hall, library, map room, porcelain room, gold room and white house management office.
: other types of scenic spots
Best season: the four seasons can.
Recommended play: 1 hours
Tickets: free (but necessary to make an appointment to the members of Congress)
Opening hours: Tuesday to Thursday 07:30-11:00 Saturday, Friday 07:30-12:00, 07:30- 13:00
Address: 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW

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