Washington, D.C. Sights

Treasury Building

  • 15th St. and Pennsylvania Ave. NW Map It
  • White House area
  • Government Building

Fodor's Review

Once used to store currency, this is the largest Greek Revival edifice in Washington. Robert Mills, the architect responsible for the Washington Monument and the Smithsonian American Art Museum, designed the colonnade on 15th Street. After the death of President Lincoln, the Andrew Johnson Suite was used as the executive office while Mrs. Lincoln moved out of the White House. Tours must be arranged through your congressperson; participants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents.

Sight Information

Address:

15th St. and Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, District of Columbia, 20220, USA

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Phone:

202-622–2000

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Tours most Sat. at 9, 9:45, 10:30, and 11:15

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