- 01/01/2017 - 12/31/2019
- Mondays at 11:00am, 12:30pm, and 2:00pm
- David M. Rubenstein National Center for White House History at Decatur House 1610 H Street, NW Washington DC 20036 U.S.A.
The White House Historical Association offers free public tours of historic Decatur House every Monday, excluding holidays.* A fixture of the president’s neighborhood since 1818, Decatur House has been home to foreign and American dignitaries, secretaries of state, members of Congress, and a vice president, in addition to numerous free and enslaved servants who played a pivotal role in shaping America. Visit and explore the nearly 200-year history of Decatur House and its Slave Quarters, one of only a few remaining examples of slave quarters in an urban setting, and learn more about the many additional programs and offerings of the Association.
Tours begin at 1610 H Street, NW at 11:00am, 12:30pm, and 2pm, and last approximately one hour. No reservations are necessary.
* On Monday July 22 there will be no 2pm tour. On Monday July 29 there are no tours.
** No tours on Federal Holidays that fall on Mondays.
Nearby Parking Garages: 1625 I Street NW / 1750 H Street NW / 1050 Connecticut Avenue NW
Nearest Metro Stops: Farragut West and McPherson Square on the Blue/Orange/Silver Line, and Farragut North on the Red Line