04/08/2013 05:03 pm ET | Updated Apr 09, 2013

White House Spring Garden Tours 2013: See Where The First Lady Gardens (PHOTOS)


WASHINGTON -- Have you ever wanted to stroll the Obamas' gardens?

The White House gardens and grounds will be open this Saturday and Sunday for the twice-annual White House Garden Tours.

Visitors will have the chance to visit the Rose Garden, the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, South Lawn of the White House and the White House Kitchen Garden, the first vegetable garden at the White House since Eleanor Roosevelt's Victory Garden.

Check out the slideshow below to see photographs of Presidents, First Ladys and visitors in the White House Gardens from 1863 to 2012:

2012 White House Garden Tour

The event is open to the public but a ticket is required for all attendees. The National Park Service will distribute the free tickets at the Ellipse Visitor Pavilion on 15th and E Streets NW on Saturday and Sunday beginning at 8 a.m. The tours are on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.