Meet the Trumps: First Lady Melania opens White House doors
President Trump made a surprise appearance on the very first day of public tours at the White House since his inauguration.
The group of almost 100 people, many of whom were with a group of fifth-graders from Birmingham, Alabama, screamed and cheered for the president. A large portrait of Hillary Clinton, Trump's opponent in the election four months ago and an occupant of the house as first lady for eight years.
Attendees included her daughter-in-law, Ivanka Trump; Vice President Mike Pence's wife, Karen; White House counselor Kellyanne Conway; and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.
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She wrote: "I am excited to reopen the White House to the hundreds of thousands of visitors who come each year".
First Lady Melania Trump hosted a ladies luncheon in the State Dining Room in honor of International Women's Day. CNN reported that the closure was due to the fact that Trump hadn't yet appointed leaders to oversee the White House Visitor's Office.
But the British Embassy in the USA capital said that they have been advised that any foreign nationals interested in touring the White House are now unable to apply.
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Ms Trump added: "I am committed to the restoration and preservation of our Nation's most recognizable landmark". It was the first tour since he became president.
Tours are available from 7:30 a.m.to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday through Thursday, and from 7:20 a.m.to 1:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. According to the National Parks Service, visitors to the White House must request a tour through their member of Congress.
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