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Preparing for Inauguration Day

January 11, 2017

Plan Your Trip

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Vehicle Restriction Map[/caption]

Secret Service Joint Transportation Plan

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Official Schedule

January 19

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Parade Route Map[/caption]3:30pmWreath Laying CeremonyArlington National Cemetary4:00pmWelcome ConcertNational Mall

January 20

8:30amChurch Service and Coffee with President ObamaSt. John's Church and Undisclosed Location12pmSwearing-In CeremonyWest Front of the United States Capitol2:15pmPresidential Review of TroopsEast Steps of the Capitol3:00pmInaugural ParadePennsylvania Ave. NW7:00pmInaugural Ball(s)Walter E. Washington Convention Center & National Building Museum

January 21

10:00amInaugural Prayer ServiceWashington National Cathedral

Taking Metro?

Metro will open at 4am and close at midnight. Closed Stations:*Archives*Federal Triangle*Mt. Vernon Square*Smithsonian*Pentagon

More Metro Information:

WMATA Inauguration Guide

Metro Travel Tips

Inauguration Day Service Information

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Inauguration Map[/caption]

Inauguration Ticket Map and Prohibited Items:

Guidelines for Entry and Access

These prohibitions apply to the secure are within the magnetometer checkpoints and the National Bag Checkpoints:

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Other Inaugural Events

Though the official Inaugural Ball is by invitation only, there are a number of unofficial balls and galas planned for the Inaugural weekend, beginning January 19:

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