History & Culture
Making it Happen - The National Park Service has been at the center of planning presidential inaugurations for more than 70 years. Where will you see us on Inauguration Day?
Stories - Abraham Lincoln's elections in 1860 and 1864
Places - National Parks associated with U.S. presidents
People - Presidents and their Inaugural Addresses
Did You Know?
Every four years, Americans celebrate the peaceful transfer of power in a special ceremony called an inauguration. This is a very special event which embodies the American values of freedom and democracy.