Children's Walking Tour: White House Neighborhood

This hour-long tour, led by architect Mary Kay Lanzillotta, focuses on the history and architecture of Washington’s White House Neighborhood. Designed for kids in the 8-12 age group, the tour will stimulate conversation about a part of the city that is both familiar and surprising. This tour is fun and educational for older kids and adults, too.

On the tour, attendees will be exposed to:

  • White House Neighborhood History
  • Architectural Vocabulary
  • Conversation Starters
  • Activities

Note: Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Tour Guide

Mary Katherine Lanzillotta, FAIA, LEED AP

Mary Kay Lanzillotta is a Partner at Hartman-Cox Architects. Since 1989, she has been responsible for managing complex institutional and historic projects in Washington, DC and throughout the country.

This program is presented in association with Presidential Houses, an exhibition on view at the District Architecture Center from January 18 to March 23, 2022.