The Oval Office

The Oval Office is the formal, working office space of the President of the United States. It is located in the of the , in , part of the Executive Office of the President of the United States The oval-shaped room features three large south-facing windows behind the president's desk, and a fireplace at the north end.

Notable Places in the Area

The , a national park, is a famous 2-mile-long tree-lined, pedestrian-friendly boulevard in stretching from the Capitol Building in the east to the Lincoln Memorial and Potomac River on the west. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Public building
is the official residence and workplace of the president of the United States. Photo: MattWade, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a bordering the Oval Office and the of the in , United States. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Government office
, also known as The President's Guest House, is an official residence in , the capital of the United States. is situated 690 feet northwest of The Oval Office. Photo: Carol M. Highsmith, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Washington, D.C, the capital of the and the seat of its three branches… Photo: Peterfitzgerald, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is D.C.'s old downtown quarter, east of 15th St, and includes the neighborhoods of Chinatown, Penn Quarter, Judiciary Square, and Mount Vernon Square. Photo: AgnosticPreachersKid, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is the western section of downtown, including the central business district, sometimes known as Golden Triangle or K St, along with the Foggy Bottom neighborhood. Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Oval Office

38.8974° or 38° 53' 50.6" north
-77.0374° or 77° 2' 14.7" west
Open­Street­Map ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: المكتب البيضاوي
  • Armenian: Օվալաձև աշխատասենյակ
  • Basque: Bulego obala
  • Bavarian: Oval Office
  • Belarusian: Авальны кабінет
  • Bulgarian: Овален кабинет
  • Bulgarian: Овален офис
  • Bulgarian: Овалния кабинет
  • Bulgarian: Овалния офис
  • Bulgarian: Овалният кабинет
  • Bulgarian: Овалният офис
  • Catalan: Despatx Oval
  • Catalan: Sala Oval
  • Central Kurdish: نووسینگەی ھێلکەیی
  • Chinese: 椭圆办公室
  • Chinese: 椭圆形办公室
  • Chinese: 橢圓形辦公室
  • Czech: Oval Office
  • Czech: Oválná pracovna
  • Danish: Det ovale kontor
  • Danish: Det ovale værelse
  • Dutch: Oval Office
  • English: Oval Office
  • Esperanto: Ovala Oficejo
  • Finnish: Oval Office
  • French: Bureau Ovale
  • French: Bureau ovale
  • French: bureau ovale
  • German: Oval Office
  • Hebrew: החדר הסגלגל
  • Hebrew: המשרד הסגלגל
  • Hungarian: Ovális Iroda
  • Indonesian: Oval Office
  • Italian: Oval office
  • Italian: Stanza ovale
  • Italian: Studio Ovale
  • Italian: Ufficio ovale
  • Japanese: オーバルオフィス
  • Japanese: オーバル・オフィス
  • Japanese: オーヴァル・オフィス
  • Japanese: 大統領執務室
  • Japanese: 楕円事務室
  • Korean: 오벌 오피스
  • Latin: Cancellaria Oblonga
  • Latin: Officina Ovalis
  • Malay: Pejabat Bujur
  • Norwegian: Det ovale kontor
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Det ovale kontor
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Det ovale kontoret
  • Persian: دفتر بیضوی
  • Persian: دفتر بیضی
  • Persian: دفتر خاگ دیس
  • Persian: دفتر خاگ‌دیس
  • Polish: Gabinet Owalny
  • Portuguese: Salão Oval
  • Romanian: Biroul Oval
  • Russian: Oval Office
  • Russian: Овальный кабинет
  • Spanish: Despacho Oval
  • Spanish: El Despacho Oval
  • Spanish: Oficina Oval
  • Spanish: Oval Office
  • Spanish: Sala Oval
  • Swedish: Oval Office
  • Swedish: Ovala rummet
  • Tamil: ஓவல் ஆபீஸ்
  • Tamil: நீள்வட்ட அலுவலகம்
  • Thai: Oval Office
  • Thai: ห้องทำงานรูปไข่
  • Turkish: Oval Ofis
  • Ukrainian: Овальний кабінет
  • Vietnamese: Phòng Bầu dục
  • Western Panjabi: اوول آفس
  • Kantor Oval

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