White House Tour

White House tours are scheduled on a first come, first served basis and they must be requested a minimum of 21 days in advance of your visit. Requests can be submitted up to three months in advance. Public Tours must be submitted through one's Member of Congress. Contact your Member of Congress to book a tour below.

Visitors will enter the White House complex from the south side of East Executive Avenue. After passing through the security screening area, guests will enter the East Wing of the White House and proceed down the East Colonnade.



Hours of Operation:

Address: 1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20500

Phone: (202) 456-1111

Admission: Free


White House Tour Details

Forms of Identification

All White House visitors over the age of 18 must present a valid, government-issued photo identification. The following forms of identification are acceptable to be presented at the White House:

Prohibited Items

To ensure a safe and fun tour for all, prohibited items include, but are not limited to the following:

General Visitation Guidelines