Grand Staircase of White House The staircase’s interior walls have the seals of the original 13 states, while above, it has a bas-relief American eagle. A stair carpet in a shade of red has been used since the days of Teddy Roosevelt. READ ON!
Washington DC with kids: How to take a White House tour
The White House - Washington, DC. Cross Hall, connecting the State Dining Room and the East Room. To the left is the Entry Hall opening to the North Portico; to the right the Presidential Seal hangs above the entrance to the Blue Room.