Educator Experiences in the Pandemic
Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposium
Virtual Play Readings
Guided Virtual Tour
Inside the Petersen House
Reacting to Lincoln’s Assassination
Ford’s Theatre After the Assassination
In this audio drama, playwright Richard Hellesen explores the two documented encounters between Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln during a period of national crisis. Register to listen for free beginning…
In this one-act play, learn about Lincoln’s assassination from two men who were there. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, a filmed performance of the play is available online now.
The Abraham Lincoln Institute and Ford's Theatre Society present a free virtual symposium focused on the life, career and legacy of President Abraham Lincoln, at Ford's Theatre.
Join us live as we stream interviews with scholars, artists and other thought leaders as they think aloud about the future of the arts, civics and history.
Join us for a virtual play reading series.
Ford’s Edu takes you on a virtual tour of Ford’s Theatre and Civil War Washington. For grades 3 and up.
The Petersen House is known as the place where President Lincoln died. But have you ever wondered about the people who lived there? Join Ford’s Edu for a live virtual event. For grades 3 and up.
How did people around the United States feel after the death of President Abraham Lincoln? Join Ford’s Edu for a live virtual event. For grades 5 and up.
Ford’s Education explores what happened to the building after the assassination and how it came to be a working theatre once more. Join Ford’s Edu for a live virtual event. For grades 5 and up.
Explore President Abraham Lincoln’s Washington, D.C. Join Ford’s Edu for a live virtual event. For grades 3 and up.