The White House requires citizens of a foreign country to submit their tour request through their respective Embassies. The White House will not entertain requests from foreign nationals. All foreign nationals must be screened by the US Department of State.
The US State Department has informed all Embassies that they are not accepting requests via fax, email or phone, as all White House tours for foreign nationals have been suspended till further notice.
You may wish to stop by the White House Visitor Center located at the southeast corner of 15th and E streets. The Center is open seven days a week from 7.30 am to 4.00 pm. For information on the White House and its Visitor Center, please visit http://www.whitehouse.gov/.