President's Park

urban park in Washington, DC

President's Park, located in Washington, D.C., includes the White House and the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, the Treasury Building, and grounds; the White House Visitor Center; Lafayette Square; and The Ellipse.[1]

President's Park was the original name of Lafayette Square. The current President's Park is taken care of by the National Park Service.[2] The park is officially known as President's Park or The White House and President's Park.[3]


  1. "Reservation List: The Parks of the National Park System, Washington, DC" (PDF). National Park Service; Land Resources Program Center; National Capital Region. Retrieved 25 November 2017.
  2. "President's Park (White House) – U.S. National Park Service". Retrieved 2010-01-26.
  3. "Foundation Document: The White House and President's Park" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 30 November 2017.