About the White House

About the White House

About the White House

The White House is one of the world's most famous buildings. Learn more about its art and architecture, the Presidents and First Ladies who have lived here, and how you can take a tour.


Explore the History

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The White House isn’t simply a home to First Families or meeting space for world leaders, it’s also known as ‘The People’s House,’ a place that should be open to everyone.

Visit the White House

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Public tours of the White House and the White House Kitchen Garden are available. The public is also invited to attend the annual Easter Egg Roll. Find out more.

Get Involved

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The White House Internship Program provides a unique opportunity to gain valuable professional experience and build leadership skills.

Founded in 1964, the White House Fellows program is one of America's most prestigious programs for leadership and public service.

We've released new versions of the White House apps for the iPhone and Android, rebuilding them from the ground up and adding several new features.