A Photo Tour of Great Gingerbread Houses

From the White House to Whoville, Washingtonians went all out with their pastry structures this year.

By: Anna Spiegel

The Fairmont Washington created an intricate gingerbread Whoville, complete with plenty of Whos and their little Who houses.

Slideshow: A Photo Tour of Great Gingerbread Houses 

Prepare for the gingerbread houses you made as a kid to be put to shame: Washingtonians go all out when it comes to their g-bread structures, and we’ve created a photo gallery of some of the more elaborate creations around town—from a 1,000-pound behemoth at the Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner to a replica of one of the nation's most well known buildings, complete with a famous pet on the lawn.