Because of elevator repair work scheduled for July 11 through July 14, 2016, the Ford’s Theatre Museum and the balcony levels of Ford’s Theatre will not have elevator access.

The John T. Ford Society

Participate in the life of the theatre—then and now!

You can experience Ford’s Theatre as an insider with the John T. Ford Society. Named for the founder of the theatre, the John T. Ford Society brings together individuals who are passionate about culture and history.

Members enjoy exclusive events, personal service and behind-the-scenes access in thanks for their crucial support of $1,000 or more per year.

Please contact us at (202) 434-9545 or by email with any questions.

Check back soon for exciting new member benefits!

Give Now to Fords Theatre

Pay by Mail
If you prefer not to join or renew online, you can also mail a check or credit card payment. Please send the response form and payment to Attn: John T. Ford Society, Ford's Theatre Society, 514 Tenth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004. Click here to download a membership form.

Matching Gifts
Double your impact, double your benefits! Many companies match donations, including membership dues. Your membership benefits will be automatically upgraded to the level of your gift plus the matching contribution. Click here for more information.

Recurring Gifts
You can join the John T. Ford Society for as little as $83.33 per month by committing to a recurring gift. Membership dues can be paid monthly or quarterly. On the online donation form, enter the amount of each installment under "Other Amount" and choose the frequency of your gift, or call us at (202) 434-9545 for assistance. Click here to join now.

Photo of Ford's Theatre by Maxwell MacKenzie.