The White House Historical Association is a private, non-profit organization founded in 1961 by First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy with a mission to protect, preserve, and provide public access to the rich history of America’s Executive Mansion.
The White House Historical Association
P.O. Box 27624
Washington, D.C. 20038
Phone numbers and Email
Administrative Offices: 202-218-4300
Decatur House Rental Inquiries: Arioth Harrison Smirne, firstname.lastname@example.org, 202-218-4333
Development Inquiries: Rhett Wilson, email@example.com, 202-218-4306
Education and Teacher Resource Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org
Retail Ordering and Customer Service: 800-555-2451
Corporate Retail Inquiries: Robert Milam, email@example.com, 202-218-4331
General Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org*
Hours of Operation
All buildings are closed to the public on Sundays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas and New Year's Holidays. In the event of inclement weather or other issues, we follow the Federal Government operating status.
The White House History Shop
- Regular Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The White House Visitor Center Flagship Store
- Regular Hours: Monday-Sunday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.