Downtown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The White House
Erected by United States Department of the Interior - National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 38° 53.912′ N, 77° 2.106′ W. Marker is in Downtown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue, NW and East Executive Avenue NW, on the left when traveling west on Pennsylvania Avenue, NW. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC 20500, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Freedman’s Savings And Trust (within shouting distance of this marker); General Lafayette and his Compatriots (within Albert Gallatin (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Department of the Treasury (within shouting distance of this marker); A Fortress of Finance (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tayloe House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Webster-Ashburton Treaty (about 400 feet away); The Inaugural Parade Tradition (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Downtown.
More about this marker. The marker is part of a kiosk orienting visitors to the White House grounds and area. On the right side is a map of the area around The White House.
Also see . . .
1. The White House. Official Government web site detailing the history of the White House. Tours are scheduled by request through one's Congressman. However, the web site does offer several virtual tours of the building and grounds. (Submitted on August 11, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. White House Historical Association. The White House Historical Association (Submitted on August 11, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Government • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,156 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 3, 4. submitted on , by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 5. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on September 10, 2016.