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Obama Schedule || Thursday, April 24, 2014

9:20 am || Participates in an official arrival ceremony; Imperial Palace, Tokyo, Japan
9:30 am || Inspects the Guard of Honor; Imperial Palace
9:40 am || Participates in a state call with the Emperor and Empress of Japan; Imperial Palace
10:15 am || Arrives at the Akasaka Palace; Akasaka Palace, Tokyo
10:25 am || Meets with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan; Akasaka Palace
12:15 pm || Holds a joint press conference with Abe; Akasaka Palace
3:10 pm || Delivers remarks at the Miraikan Science Expo and Youth Event; Miraikan Museum, Tokyo
4:05 pm || Tours the Meiji Shrine; Tokyo
8:20 pm || Attends the state dinner with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan; Imperial Palace
10:00 pm || Participates in an after-dinner talk; Imperial Palace

All times Japan Standard Time, which is 13 hours ahead of U.S. Eastern Daylight Time

8 Responses to Obama Schedule || Thursday, April 24, 2014

  1. When I taught high school in Japan in the early sixties, I lived across the street from the Meiji Shrine in an American compound. It was a beautiful place that we visited frequently. I do like to visualize Obama and his enormous entourage entering the peaceful grounds.
    Somehow it seems inappropriate.