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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 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.

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.

Facility Amenities
Show as Hotel, 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, Currently Open for Business, Party Size Restrictions for non-group visitors, Modified Hours
Rooftop Bar
N/A
Group Maximum
655
Group Minimum
10
Distance to Conv Center
6.5 Blocks Blocks
Distance to Metro
1 Blocks Blocks
Discount
Military Discounts
Metro Station
Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter, Gallery Pl-Chinatown, Metro Center
Parking
Self
Valet
N/A
Pool
None
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"
https://www.fords.org/visit/welcome-back/
Website for COVID-19 response
https://www.fords.org/visit/welcome-back/
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
511 10th St. NW
Washington, DC 20004
Penn Quarter/Chinatown
Contact

(202) 347-4833 / (202) 638-1001 fax or onstage () fords ! org

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