What is Mar-a-Lago?



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Mar-a-Lago: Palm Beach, Florida. State Library and Archives of Florida

What is Mar-a-Lago, the winter White House in Florida used by President Donald Trump?

Mar-a-Lago is a historic house and estate in Palm Beach, Florida, US, owned by Donald Trump. He intends to use it as "winter White House" during his presidency. It was built in the 1920s and was intended by its owner Marjorie Merriweather Post as a retreat for US presidents but it wasn't kept by the US state. Trump bought it in 1985. It is a private members' club.

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