Participate in History: Inauguration Day, 20 January 2009

Inauguration of President Obama and Vice President Biden
Inauguration of President Obama and Vice President Biden

See the 56th Presidential Inauguration Official Program for today's events and maps for how to get downtown.

Be part of history and upload your photos to the Official Inaugural Book at Barack Obama Inauguration Book 2009 (a selection of photos will be included in the Official Inaugural Book).

Another site with great photos is at
January 2009 Inaugural Preparations. Be sure to look at the Lego version of the oath of office.


Flickr Presidential Inaugural Committee's photostream:

Wikipedia: First inauguration of Barack Obama


YouTube: a collection of inaugurations of the past.

Whether you're watching from the steps of the Capitol or your comfy living room couch, you can send your Inauguration Day photos to email hidden; JavaScript is required from your phone and possibly see them posted later at

Watch the full ceremony on YouTube. The movie is long: 1:38:54.