• 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 Harrison

William Henry Harrison holds the record for the longest Inaugural Address: 8,445 words; the President took two hours to read it. He also broke tradition by delivering part of the address before taking the oath of office; he then finished the speech.