Washington, D.C. Attractions
The Presidential swearing-in
ceremony takes place on the
West Front of the State Capitol in Washington DC.
The 111th Congress is responsible for distributing
tickets to the events.
Tickets for the swearing-in ceremony are
free but only available through the president-elect, the vice-president
elect and members of Congress.
Contact your Senator's or Congressman's Office
for Inauguration Ticket Information.
Tickets will not be distributed to the office
of members of Congress until the week before the inauguration.
Inauguration Day Weather
Be prepared for cold weather during
the Presidential Inauguration. Since 1993, temperatures on January
20th in Washington DC have averaged a low of 27 to a high of 39.
Of course, weather can be unpredictable — you might want
to wear layers just to be safe.