A Brief History of Presidential Inaugurations

Grade Range: 4-12
Resource Type(s): Reviewed Websites
Date Posted: 11/13/2008

This section of the White House Historical Association's website provides a wonderful history of presidential inaugurations.  Through the use of historical images and interesting anecdotal information, students will learn how inaugural ceremonies have changed from modest affairs to modern extravaganzas.  Also included at the end of the online exhibition is an entertaining trivia quiz that helps students review what has been learned.