|Entrance on the south side of Pennsylvania Avenue, between 14th and
1450 Pennsylavania Avenue, N.W.
|Hours:||Daily, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day|
|Visiting the White House:||For the most up-to-date information, call the 24-hour Visitors Office Information Line at 202-456-7041|
|Ellipse Visitor Pavilion:||Provides information, restrooms, phones, souvenir shop and food services|
|Ellipse Pavilion Address:||E and 15th Streets, N.W.|
|Ellipse Visitor Pavilion Hours:||Daily, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day|
|Metro:||Federal Triangle and McPherson Square (blue and orange lines) Metro Center (blue, orange, and red lines)|
Overview of organization: President's
Park encompasses an 82-acre area that includes the Ellipse, Sherman
Park, Lafayette Park, First Division Monument, and the White House.
The Park is known for its first amendment and recreational activities.
It also hosts the Lighting of the National Christmas Tree where the
tree is traditionally lit by the President.