Located on 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, lies the official place of residence and workplace of the President of the United States of America. As one of the top attractions in Washington, Public tours of the White House are available, but all requests must be submitted through one’s Member of Congress in advance. For foreigners wishing to visit the White House, you must first contact your embassy in Washington, DC for assistance in submitting a tour request. You will be required to present a valid ID. Make sure to make this a high priority on your check list of things to do in Washington while travelling.