Blue Room White House
The state dining room 2017.
Blue room white house. The state dining room is where the white house hosts state and holiday dinners. The room is used for receptions and receiving lines and is occasionally set for small dinners. The blue room see 69 traveller reviews 26 candid photos and great deals for the white house at tripadvisor. Over the years the blue room s oval shape and breath taking view of the south lawn of the white house has captivated many visitors.
The blue room with the yellow oval room above and the diplomatic reception room below it form the most elegant space of james hoban s plans for the white house. Michelle obama and white house curator bill allman right talk with the spouses of g 8 summit leaders in the red room during a tour of the white house may 19 2012. The blue room is one of three state parlors on the first floor in the white house the residence of the president of the united states. The blue room is one of three state parlors on the first floor in the white house the residence of the president of the united states.
For the south wall of the blue room he designed french doors flanked by long windows. White house blue room. It is distinct for its oval shape. The blue room is the center of the state floor of the white house.
For the obamas first christmas in the white house in 2009 the blue room was adorned with an 18 foot high douglas fir illuminated with led lights. The room is used for receptions and receiving lines and is occasionally set for small dinners. It is distinct for its oval shape. During a state dinner guests are served cocktails in the three state parlors before the president first lady and a visiting head of state descend the grand staircase for dinner.
The blue room is traditionally decorated in shades of blue and like the other state rooms in the white house it has been redecorated and renovated several times throughout the years.