Celebrations and Collections (Page 2)


The U.S.S. Sequoia

Former yacht of the presidents; furnishings and memorabilia
Docked at Water Street, Washington, DC
Open to Public: Yes, by appointment
Website: www.sequoiayacht.com

“The American Presidency: A Glorious Burden”

Permanent exhibit including memorabilia from many presidents
Natural Museum of American History
(A Smithsonian Institution Museum)
Fourteenth Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, D.C.
Open to Public: Yes, free with timed-entry tickets

President’s Cottage

Vacation site for five pre-Civil War presidents; museum depicting 200 years of history
The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, WV
Dates: Permanent exhibit

The White House

Presidential mansion; original furnishings and antiques, self-guided tours
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC
Open to Public: No public tours currently offered; however, egg roll is Easter Monday; garden tours of grounds offered mid-April to mid-October; and candlelight tours offered during December holidays


Yuletide recreation of First Families’ Christmas
State Route 52, West of Wilmington, DE
Open to Public: Yes, with fee
Dates: November 11 through December 31