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: 800-555-2451
Customer Service: email@example.com
Corporate Retail Inquiries: Robert Milam, firstname.lastname@example.org, 202-218-4331
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
- Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., except Federal Holidays
- Shop will close at 3 pm on January 29, 2019, due to predicted storm.
The White House Visitor Center Flagship Store
- Hours: Monday-Sunday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- Store will be closed on January 29, 2019 for inventory.