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Ford's Theatre



A working theatre, historical monument, world-class museum and learning center, Ford's Theatre is the premier destination in Washington, DC to explore and celebrate the life and legacy of Abraham Linc

The site of Lincoln's assassination in April 1865, Ford's Theatre offers visitors the opportunity to immerse themselves in America's past while revealing meaningful connections to today.

The theatre and museum are currently open for daytime visits that educate patrons about Civil War Washington and Lincoln's life, assassination and legacy. Highlights of a Ford's Theatre visit include artifacts related to the Lincoln assassination conspiracy and exhibits exploring Lincoln's presidency and the Civil War.

The Petersen House and Aftermath Exhibits remain closed.

  • Live Music
  • ADA Compliant
  • ADA compliant
  • Non-Profit Organization
  • No Contact Services
  • Sneeze Guards/Contact Barriers
  • Reduced Occupancy/Occupancy Limits
  • Limited Elevator Occupancy
  • Social Distance Markings/Signage
  • Social Distance Furniture Configurations
  • Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations
  • CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures
  • Virtual Events
  • Health Related Staff Training
  • Party Size Restrictions for non-group visitors
  • Modified Hours
Meeting Space Details

Inside Reception Capacity: Array

Distance to Metro

1 Blocks

Distance to Conv Center

6.50 Blocks

Pool

None

Group Maximum

655

Discount

Military Discounts

Metro Station

Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter, Gallery Pl-Chinatown, Metro Center

Parking

Self

Valet

N/A

Metro Line

Blue, Orange, Red, Green, Yellow, Silver

Payment Options

American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks, Visa

Website for "Health & Safety Policy"
Website for COVID-19 response
Employee Safety Requirements

Mask Required, Daily Temperature Checks, Regular Health Screenings

Visitor Safety Requirements

Mask Required, Temperature Check Required

Visitor Ticketing Requirements

Timed Tickets Required

CONTACT

511 10th St. NW
Washington, DC 20004
United States

(202) 347-4833

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