At Ford’s, you can step into America’s past while finding meaningful connections to our world today.
Select Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
History, Guided Tour
Take an intimate, guided tour of the historic Ford’s Theatre. Explore the events surrounding President Lincoln’s assassination.
January 24-February 23, 2020
This inspiring drama explores the determination, passion and sacrifice of the women who redefined our understanding of the cosmos.
February 4 and 5, 2020, 10:30 a.m. to noon
Special Events, For Teachers, Free Events
In honor of Abraham Lincoln’s birthday, students from 3rd through 8th grade classrooms across the metro D.C. area perform a selection of his most historic speeches on the Ford’s Theatre stage.
March 13-May 20, 2020
In this beloved 1950s musical comedy, dice-slinging gamblers, pious missionaries and glamorous showgirls come together for a light-hearted romp through New York.
Spring and Summer
In this one-act play, learn about Lincoln’s assassination from two men who were there. You can see "One Destiny" as part of a historic site visit during the spring and summer.
History, Guided Tour, Performances
Join Detective James McDevitt on a walking tour as he investigates the Lincoln Assassination Conspiracy and the events of April 14 and 15, 1865.
Explore more things to save while you plan your visit.
Use the toolbar at the top of the site to access your saved content any time.