• Inauguration

    2013 Presidential Inauguration

    District of Columbia

For Kids

Presidential Inauguration Junior Ranger Badge

This special edition Presidential Inauguration junior ranger badge is only available for a limited time.

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History is happening right now! Now's your chance to become a part of it all!

Earn an extra special Presidential Inauguration Junior Ranger badge! Download the Junior Ranger Activity Book or talk to a ranger to get a copy. Connect to inaugurations past & present, read stories about U.S. presidents, and take part in the excitement!

Visit the Junior Ranger Tent at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on January 15, 19, 20, or 21 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. to take part in activities for kids and families honoring the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

Did You Know?

President George Washington

The first Inauguration of George Washington took place in what was then the capital of the country, New York City, on April 30, 1789. Many of today's Inaugural traditions trace their origin to the precedents that Washington established.