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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

Phone: +12024561414

Website: whitehouse.gov

Sources: Wikimedia, OpenStreetMap

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White House Civic building in Washington, D.C.

The White House is the official residence and workplace of the President of the United States.

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White House Civic building in Washington, D.C.
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Whitehurst & Son sundial Sundial

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Whitehurst & Son sundial
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Cross Hall State corridor in the United States

Cross Hall is a broad hallway inside the White House, the official residence of the President of the United States.

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Cross Hall
Cross Hall State corridor in the United States
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Lincoln Bedroom Historic room in the White House.

The Lincoln Bedroom is a bedroom on the second floor of the White House, part of a suite of rooms that includes the Lincoln Sitting Room and Lincoln Bath.

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Lincoln Bedroom
Lincoln Bedroom Historic room in the White House.
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Map Room Map Room in White House

The Map Room is a room on the ground floor of the White House, used primarily as a situation room and for small ceremonial events.

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Map Room
Map Room Map Room in White House
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State Dining Room State dining room in the White House.

An elegant, grand and spacious room used for state dinners and larger-scale events.

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State Dining Room
State Dining Room State dining room in the White House.
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Blue Room Formal reception room in the White House.

The Blue Room is one of three state parlors on the first floor in the White House, the residence of the President of the United States.

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Blue Room
Blue Room Formal reception room in the White House.
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White House Christmas tree Christmas tree in United States

The White House Christmas tree is an iconic holiday symbol displayed annually in the Blue Room of the White House.

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White House Christmas tree
White House Christmas tree Christmas tree in United States
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Red Room Historic room in the White House.

The Red Room is one of three state parlors on the State Floor in the White House, the home of the President of the United States.

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Red Room
Red Room Historic room in the White House.
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Truman Balcony Balcony in the White House

The Truman Balcony is a small balcony located on the second-floor of the White House, directly above the Blue Room.

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Truman Balcony
Truman Balcony Balcony in the White House
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