- Created on Monday, 09 April 2012 20:23
- Written by Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - The White House will open its gardens and grounds to visitors on Saturday, April 21st from 9:00AM to 4:00PM, and on Sunday, April 22nd from 9:00AM to 3:00PM Visitors can view the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, Rose Garden and the South Lawn of the White House.
Additionally, the White House Kitchen Garden – the first vegetable garden at the White House since Eleanor Roosevelt’s Victory Garden – will be accessible to tour guests.
These Garden Tours are free and open to the public; however, a ticket is required for all attendees (including small children). The National Park Service will distribute free, timed tickets at the Ellipse Visitor Pavilion located at 15th and E Streets on each tour day beginning at 8:00AM. Tickets will be distributed -- one ticket per person -- on a first-come, first-served basis.
Tours of the East Wing and Executive Residence will be closed on the dates of the Garden Tours.