Saturday, November 24, 2012

The American President (1995)

dir. Rob Reiner

The White House (north side), 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

The Global Defense Council building – CATO Institute, 1000 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC

Sydney Ellen Wade (Annette Bening) stays at her sister’s house in Georgetown – 3343 P Street NW, Washington, DC

Political operatives counting votes in favor of the environmental bill – The Old Executive Office Building, 725 17th Street NW, Washington, DC

Marine One taking off the White House south lawn with the Washington Monument in the background - 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC

Sydney’s new house - 312 E. Capitol Street SE, Washington, DC

Senator Rumson (Richard Dreyfuss) stumps in New Hampshire – Still searching for this location

President Shepherd (Michael Douglas) stops by a flower shop – Greenworks (Willard Hotel Flower Shop), F Street at 14th Street NW, Washington, DC

Shepherd invites Sydney to Camp David – UCLA Conference Center, Lake Arrowhead, California

The U.S. Capitol, 1 1st Street, Washington, DC

See also...

A Few Good Men



  1. Might want to revisit the venue cited as Sydney’s new apt. Having lived in DC at time of filming & when movie came out, I believe the venue was 1925 F Street NW.

    1. No. This house looks very different from the one used in the film.