Photos: The inauguration of Donald Trump


Guests sit on the West Front of the Capitol.
1 Guests sit on the West Front of the Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. 
Former President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter
2 Former US President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter arrive for the inauguration of Donald Trump. 
Supporters gather in front of the Capitol.
3 Supporters gather in front of the U.S. Capitol. 
Former President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush arrive.
4 Former President George W. Bush and wife Laura arrive on the platform at the Capitol. 
People watch the inauguration from the National Mall.
5 People watch the inauguration of Donald Trump from the National Mall. 
Former President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton
6 Former President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton arrive. 
Ivanka Trump, Vanessa Trump, Michelle Obama and Jared Kushner
7 From left to right, Ivanka Trump, Vanessa Trump, First Lady Michelle Obama and Jared Kushner arrive. 
First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden
8 First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden arrive for the inauguration. 
Members of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
9 Members of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir put their hands over their hearts during the inauguration ceremony. 
A protester is dragged away from a public access point.
10 A protester is dragged away from a public access point to the National Mall on 14th Street NW prior to the inauguration. 
Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton
11 Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton winks and shakes hands with President Barack Obama. 
A person holds up a sign before the presidential inauguration.
12 A person holds up a sign before the presidential inauguration at Freedom Plaza. 
President-elect Donald Trump waits to step out onto the portico.
13 President-elect Donald Trump waits to step out onto the portico for his inauguration. 
A woman holds a sign before the inauguration.
14 A woman holds a sign before the start of the presidential inauguration at Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC. 
Donald Trump Is Sworn In As 45th President Of The United States
15 President Barack Obama greets, left to right, Melania Trump, Karen Pence, Tiffany Trump, Donald Trump, Jr. and Ivanka Trump. 
Donald Trump Is Sworn In As 45th President Of The United States
16 President Barack Obama, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Vice President Joe Biden arrive on the West Front of the Capitol. 
President-elect Donald Trump arrives on the West Front of the Capitol.
17 President-elect Donald Trump arrives for the inauguration ceremony. 
Cheryl Edmondson cries as President-elect Donald Trump appears.
18 Cheryl Edmondson cries as President-elect Donald Trump appears for his inauguration. 
Vice President Elect Mike Pence waves to guests.
19 Vice President-Elect Mike Pence waves to guests on the West Front of the Capitol. 
President-elect Donald Trump arrives for his inauguration.
20 President-elect Donald Trump arrives for his inauguration. 
Donald Trump is sworn in as president.
21 Donald Trump is sworn in as president. 
Donald Trump takes the oath of office.
22 Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president by Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts. 
President Donald Trump hugs his family.
23 Donald Trump hugs his family after being sworn in. 
President Donald Trump acknowledges the crowd.
24 President Donald Trump acknowledges the crowd. 
President Donald Trump delivers his inaugural address.
25 President Donald Trump delivers his inaugural address on the West Front of the Capitol. 
President Donald Trump delivers his inaugural address.
26 President Donald Trump delivers his inaugural address. 
Protesters clash with police after the inauguration.
27 Protesters clash with police after the inauguration. 
Former President Barack Obama congratulates President Donald Trump.
28 Former President Barack Obama congratulates President Donald Trump after he took the oath of office on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2017 in Washington, DC. In today's inauguration ceremony Donald J. Trump becomes the 45th president of the United States. 
Protesters block a street after the inauguration.
29 Protesters block a street after the inauguration of President Donald Trump. 
After the inauguration ceremony.
30 First Lady Melania Trump, President Donald Trump, former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama stand on the East front steps of the US Capitol after inauguration ceremonies. 
People wait for the presidential inauguration parade.
31 People wait for the presidential inauguration parade. 
People wait for the presidential inauguration parade.
32 People wait for the presidential inauguration parade. 
The Inaugural Parade proceeds on Pennsylvania Avenue.
33 The Inaugural Parade proceeds on Pennsylvania Avenue. 
Military units march in the inaugural parade
34 Military units march in the inaugural parade from the U.S. Capitol. 
The U.S. Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps
35 The U.S. Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps marches during the Inaugural Parade. 
The presidential limousine turns onto Pennsylvania Avenue
36 The presidential limousine carrying President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump turns onto Pennsylvania Avenue during the Presidential Inaugural Parade. 
An anti-Trump protester throws a brick at police during clashes.
37 An anti-Trump protester throws a brick at police during clashes in Washington, DC.n Masked, black-clad protesters carrying anarchist flags smashed windows and scuffled with riot police Friday in downtown Washington, blocks away from the route of the parade in honor of newly sworn-in President Donald Trump. Washington police arrested more than 90 people over acts of vandalism committed on the fringe of peaceful citywide demonstrations being held against Trump's inauguration. 
Parade Celebrates Presidential Inauguration Of Donald Trump
38 President Donald Trump waves to supporters as he walks the parade route with first lady Melania Trump and son Barron Trump. 
Protesters set a parked limousine on fire in downtown Washington, DC.
39 Protesters set a parked limousine on fire in downtown Washington, DC, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, during the inauguration. Protesters registered their rage against the new president Friday in a chaotic confrontation with police who used pepper spray and stun grenades in a melee just blocks from Donald Trump's inaugural parade route. Scores were arrested for trashing property and attacking officers. 
President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up during the inauguration parade.
40 President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up during the inauguration parade on 15th Street in Washington, DC.