Just a few of the exhibits you'll see!

Resolute Desk
RESOLUTE DESK- The Resolute desk is a large, nineteenth-century...
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This fascinating, one-of-a-kind, miniature reproduction of the White House......
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On October 13, 1792 the corner stone was placed,...
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On display are over a dozen actual LIFE-SIZE reproductions...
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Used for receptions, luncheons, larger formal dinners, and state...
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You don't have to go to South Dakota to...
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The Four Freedoms were goals articulated by United...
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"Last Word"

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THIS SCALE MODEL, 60 FEET LONG BY 20 FEET WIDE, TOOK HISTORIAN JOHN ZWEIFEL AND HIS WIFE, JAN. OF ORLANDO, FLA., MORE THAN 25 YEARS TO COMPLE1E. IT IS SO REALISTIC—THE PHONES RING, THE CLOCKS TICK, THE TELEVISIONS WORK, THE FLAG WAVES—YOU CAN ALMOST HEAR FORMER OCCUPANTS TALKING. 


"Big enough for two emperors, one Pope and the Grand Lama." THOMAS JEFFERSON 

"When we first moved in, it looked to me like a third-rate boarding house." MARGARET TRUMAN DANIEL

"It really is a little house." PRINCE CHARLES

"It's the best public housing I've ever seen." GERALD FORD

"This is the loneliest place in the world." WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT

"This house is built for ages to come." ABIGALE ADAMS

"We have just one spare room in this temple of inconvenience." MILLARD FILLMORE

"The big white jail." HARRY TRUMAN

"If you are as happy, my dear sir, on entering this house as I am in leaving it and returning home, you are the happiest man in the country." JAMES BUCHANAN TO ABRAHAM LINCOLN

"This damned old house." ABRAHAM LINCOLN

 

1. FIRST LADY'S DRESSING ROOM 

2. PRESIDENT'S BEDROOM 

3. FAMILY SITTING ROOM

4. YELLOW OVAL ROOM

5. TREATY ROOM

6. LINCOLN BEDROOM

7. LINCOLN SITTING ROOM

8. STATE DINING ROOM

9. RED ROOM

10. BLUE ROOM

11 . GREEN ROOM

12. EAST ROOM

13. LIBRARY

14. MAP ROOM

15. DIPLOMATIC RECEPTION ROOM

16. CHINA ROOM

17. VERMEIL ROOM

 

 

 

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