• Inauguration

    2013 Presidential Inauguration

    District of Columbia

Multimedia Presentations

On the following videos you will find information about historical inaugurations as well as how the National Park Service prepares for them.

Road to the White House - Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site (8 short videos) total runtime 13 minutes.

Did You Know?

President William Henry Harrision

Sadly, President William Henry Harrison holds the record for the shortest Presidency. Inauguration Day, March 4, 1841, had dawned exceedingly cold and rainy; the President contracted pneumonia and died just thirty days later.