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White House

8,109 Reviews

White House

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Take a ghost tour of Washington DC that for an offbeat experience of the nation's capital in the evening. Your guide provides historical commentary and supernatural stories as you stop outside the Treasury Annex, Lafayette Square, the White House, and five additional locations. Learn some United States history during the tour, and get to see several famous monuments illuminated at night.
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cmschw@comcast.net wrote a review 1 Jan
Alexandria, Virginia4,503 contributions596 helpful votes
The White House is a must see while visiting DC! In the Covid virus era you cannot expect to tour the president's home. So you get out and walk around the building. In the Christmas season you best see the White House by timing your visit to see the National Christmas Tree. Do this at night. One way to do this is by a bus tour. We live in the DC area. We recommend renting a car and driving through the city. Get out of your car and walk around the White House. While your renting a car make certain you see nearby buildings: Renwick Gallery:Lincoln Memorial; Washington Monument ( you won't be able to walk or ride to the top of this monument during the Covid era}; The US Capital is best viewed by car, park and walk around because you will not be allowed in due to Covid; National Archives (check to see if you can tour inside); the Outdoor monuments including but not limited to the Viet Nam Memorial, The Martin Luther King memorial; and The FDR Memorial. You can see the outdoor monuments during the Covid era.
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Date of experience: January 2021
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tcuevas wrote a review Nov 2020
Long Beach, Mississippi97 contributions62 helpful votes
We had an amazing time visiting the White House!! We made lots of wonderful memories. I am so very happy for the opportunity to visit.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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Puja Chetry wrote a review Oct 2020
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It was a wonderful journey till here. I had an immersive experience with the team present here. They helped me a lot, and I'm really satisfied with the service I got.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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The_Loup_Garou wrote a review Oct 2020
Phoenix, Arizona157,886 contributions2,368 helpful votes
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Construction Barricades All Around In March, we were in Washington, DC, for my wife to attend several days of meetings on Capitol Hill, so I got to roam solo. We were staying at the Hay-Adams Hotel, so I took a stroll through Lafayette Park to the White House. The weather was gloomy, but that is not what struck me about the White House - there were construction barricades all around it, at least on the north side, by Lafayette Park. The weather was the least of distractions. Seems that the fencing was being replaced in a fairly major construction project. Now, I have visited the White House on previous trips, plus I could see it from our room in the hotel, but it was just not a welcoming site, behind the barricades this time. One positive was that the masses of protestors, usually camped out along the North Lawn, had been moved, for the construction, so all was not lost. On this trip, the best views were from the Hay-Adams. We will be back in DC later in the year, and I hope that this project will have been finished by then, as from ground level, there was just not a lot to see - a disappointment.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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mjanedis wrote a review Oct 2020
McLean, Virginia79 contributions61 helpful votes
Its very hard to get a close look now bc of protesters, which is sad. Right now, it is packed with protesters and ita jist difficult to see it.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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