Our Date to Inaugurate
Why on January 20?
The terse, the eloquent, the long-winded
Famous Inaugural Addresses
Lincoln, JFK, and other memorable speeches
Comprehensive Collection of Inaugural Addresses
From George Washington to Barack Obama
Who first rode to his inaugural in an automobile?
Oath of Office
"I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the office of President..."
Presidential Oaths of Office: Dates and Locations
From Federal Hall to the U.S. Capitol, dates and locations of all presidential inaugurations
Having a Ball at the Inauguration
Behind-the-scenes at presidential parties