PHOTOS: President Trump, Melania Welcome French Leader to 1st State Dinner

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcomed the first couple of France for a historic visit culminating in a state dinner on Tuesday.

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Soldiers holding French and American flags await the arrival of U.S President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron and French first lady Brigitte Macron before a State Dinner at the White House April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Trump is hosting Macron for a two-day official visit that included dinner at George Washington's Mount Vernon, a tree planting on the White House South Lawn and a joint news conference. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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U.S President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania Trump stand at the North Portico before a State Dinner with French President Emmanuel Macron and French first lady Brigitte Macron at the White House, April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Trump is hosting Macron for a two-day official visit that included dinner at George Washington's Mount Vernon, a tree planting on the White House South Lawn and a joint news conference. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
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U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte to the White for a state diner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Macron and Trump met earlier throughout the day to discuss a range of bilateral issues as Trump holds his first official state visit with the French president. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte to the White for a state diner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Macron and Trump met earlier throughout the day to discuss a range of bilateral issues as Trump holds his first official state visit with the French president. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte to the White for a state diner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Macron and Trump met earlier throughout the day to discuss a range of bilateral issues as Trump holds his first official state visit with the French president. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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U.S President Donald Trump, and U.S. first lady Melania welcome French President Emmanuel Macron, French first lady Brigitte Macron after their arrival at the North Portico for before a State Dinner at the White House April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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U.S President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania Trump greet French President Emmanuel Macron and French first lady Brigitte Macron after their arrival at the North Portico before a State Dinner at the White House, April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Trump is hosting Macron for a two-day official visit that included dinner at George Washington's Mount Vernon, a tree planting on the White House South Lawn and a joint news conference. (Photo by Alex Edelman-Pool/Getty Images)
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U.S President Donald Trump, and U.S. first lady Melania welcome French President Emmanuel Macron, French first lady Brigitte Macron after their arrival at the North Portico for before a State Dinner at the White House April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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U.S President Donald Trump, and U.S. first lady Melania Trump welcome French President Emmanuel Macron, French first lady Brigitte Macron after their arrival at the North Portico before a State Dinner at the White House April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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The White House's menu features rack of lamb and nectarine tart. After the meal, the leaders are expected to enjoy an after-dinner performance by the Washington National Opera.
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Melania Trump wore a dazzling metallic dress for the occasion. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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Vice President Mike Pence and Karen Pence arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and his wife Janna arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders and her husband Bryan arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards and his wife Donna arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and his wife Louise Linton arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Chief of Staff John Kelly and his wife Karen arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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CIA Director Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Olympians John Shuster and Meghan Duggan arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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U.S. Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) and his wife Rebecca arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Rupert Murdoch and his wife Jerry arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and his wife Hilary arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Stephen Schwarzman and his wife Christine arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Chief Justice of the Supreme Court John Roberts and his wife Jane arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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National Security Advisor John Bolton and his wife Gretchen arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde arrives at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Republican National Committee Chair Ronna McDaniel and her husband Patrick arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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Maine Gov. Paul LePage and his wife Lauren arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams and his wife Stacey arrive at the White House for a state dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC . President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
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U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania Trump arrive at the White House for State Dinner April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. President Donald Trump is hosting French President Emmanuel Macron and French first lady Brigitte Macron for the first state visit of his presidency. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
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U.S. President Donald Trump shares a toast with French President Emmanuel Macron during the State Dinner for Macron and French first lady Brigitte Macron during a visit to The White House, April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Trump is hosting Macron for a two-day official visit that included dinner at George Washington's Mount Vernon, a tree planting on the White House South Lawn and a joint news conference. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
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U.S. President Donald Trump shares a toast with French President Emmanuel Macron during the State Dinner for Macron and Mrs. Brigitte Macron of France during a visit to The White House, April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Trump is hosting Macron for a two-day official visit that included dinner at George Washington's Mount Vernon, a tree planting on the White House South Lawn and a joint news conference. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
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