Watch Donald Trump's Inauguration LIVE

Jan. 20 2017, Published 1:06 p.m. ET

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Today, Donald Trump becomes the 45th president of the United States, taking the oath of office outside the Capitol in Washington D.C.

See a complete schedule of the day's events below:


Donald Trump attends service at St. John's Episcopal Church near the White House. Then, the President-elect and wife, Melania, have morning coffee with President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama. The couples take a motorcade to the Capitol.

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9:30 a.m. EST: Inauguration ceremony begins with musical performances.

11:30 a.m. EST: Opening remarks followed by Supreme Court Justice swearing in Mike Pence.

11:45 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. EST: President Obama's term of office ends at noon. Before then, Trump must recite the oath of office, administered by Chief Justice Roberts. He will then deliver his inaugural address.

3:00 p.m.-5 p.m. EST: Trump and Pence will lead the Inaugural parade down Pennsylvania Avenue.

7 p.m.-11 p.m. EST: Trump, Pence and their wives will attend three official inaugural balls.

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