White House, Civic building in Washington, D.C.
Description: The White House is the official residence and workplace of the President of the United States.
History: Designed by James Hoban, it was constructed between 1792 and 1800.
Culture: This iconic building, a symbol of the US government, appears on various mediums such as TV, films and more.
Practical: Located at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, it is a major tourist attraction.
Did you know ?: It has been the residence of every U.S. president since John Adams.
Location: Washington, D.C.
Inception: 18 Century
Architect: James Hoban
Official opening: November 1, 1800
Architectural style: Neoclassical architecture
Floors above the ground: 4
Height: 21.33 m
Length: 51.2 m
Width: 46.3 m
Length: 51.2 m
Address: 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20500 20500
Sources: Wikimedia, OpenStreetMap
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