Christmas 2017 – The U.S. National Christmas Tree (1963)

The National Christmas Tree is a large evergreen tree located in the northeast quadrant of The Ellipse near the White House in Washington, D.C. Each year since 1923, the tree has been decorated as a Christmas tree. Every early December, the tree is traditionally lit by the President of the United States. Every president since Franklin D. Roosevelt has made formal remarks during the tree … Continue reading Christmas 2017 – The U.S. National Christmas Tree (1963)