Tickets for Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Events & Programs For
Tuesday, January 21, 2020

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Our Offerings

At Ford’s, you can step into America’s past while finding meaningful connections to our world today.

  • Guided Tours

    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.

  • Silent Sky

    January 24-February 23, 2020


    This inspiring drama explores the determination, passion and sacrifice of the women who redefined our understanding of the cosmos.

  • Lincoln Oratory Festival

    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.

  • Guys and Dolls

    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.

  • One Destiny

    Spring and Summer

    History, Performances

    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.

  • Investigation: Detective McDevitt


    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.