Tours and Tickets

All tickets are provided to constituents on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to the large number of visitors, please request them as early as possible in order to maximize your chances. For information on sightseeing and attractions, please visit the Washington, DC Tourism Information page.

White House Tickets

Obtaining a White House tour can be very difficult. It is very important to follow the below guidelines for your application to be considered.

Please note that these tours are extremely popular, and we suggest you submit your tour request a minimum of three months ahead of your preferred tour date. 

The following are policies determined by the White House for those requesting tours through Congressional Offices:
  • Tours must be requested at least three weeks in advance.
  • Tours are only available Tuesday through Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and Fridays and Saturdays 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Due to the Residence schedule, the White House is not hosting tours from Tuesday, August 6, 2019 to Saturday, August 17, 2019. Tours will resume as normal on Tuesday, August 20, 2019.


To submit a tour or ticket request, please complete the Tour Request form.