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Ford's Theatre



Where Lincoln's Legacy Lives

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 Lincoln. 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.

Ford's Theatre and Museum are open Wednesday-Mondays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The Petersen House and Aftermath Exhibits at the Center for Education and Leadership remain closed in winter 2021. Join us in person, or register for a virtual program or event that explores the legacy of President Abraham Lincoln and diverse American experiences through theatre and education.

  • Live Music
  • ADA Compliant
  • Open to public
  • Produce public facing events?
  • ADA compliant
  • Non-Profit Organization
  • Modified Hours
  • Wheelchair Ramp
  • Elevator
  • 32-Inch-Wide Doorway
  • Adequate/Additional Lighting
  • Sensory-Friendly Options
Meeting Space Details

Inside Reception Capacity: Array

Distance to Metro

1 Blocks

Distance to Conv Center

6.50 Blocks

Pool

None

Group Maximum

655

Length of Tour

1-2 Hours

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, Mask Provided

Visitor Ticketing Requirements

Timed Tickets Required

CONTACT

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

(202) 347-4833

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