10th Street, NW closure

Due to utility work, the intersection of 10th Street and F Street is currently closed and inaccessible to vehicular traffic. The Atlantic Building parking garage can be accessed by turning north on 10th Street from E Street NW. Please use extreme caution when accessing the garage as the block serves 2-way traffic during this closure. Please allow for extra time to arrive at the museum and theatre.


Saturday, February 22, 2020

Tickets for Saturday, February 22, 2020

There are no performances on this day.

Our Offerings

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

  • One Destiny

    In Person: June 8-25, 2022; Streaming: Through June 15

    History, Performances

    In this one-act play, learn about Lincoln’s assassination from two men who were there.

  • Investigation: Detective McDevitt

    Thursday-Saturday

    History, Guided Tour, Performances

    Join Detective McDevitt as he revisits the sites and reexamines the clues from the investigation into the Lincoln assassination conspiracy.

  • Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposium

    A Virtual Live Series

    History, Special Events, Free Events, Virtual

    The Abraham Lincoln Institute and Ford's Theatre Society present a free symposium focused on the life, career and legacy of President Abraham Lincoln, in-person at Ford's Theatre.

  • Cabinet Conversations

    Live Streaming Events

    History, Virtual

    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.

  • Virtual Play Readings

    Live Streamed Performances

    Performances, Virtual

    Join us for a virtual play reading series.

  • Guided Virtual Tour

    Free Virtual Event

    History, Virtual

    Ford’s Education takes you on a virtual tour of Ford’s Theatre and Civil War Washington.

  • Inside the Petersen House

    Free Virtual Event

    History, Virtual

    The Petersen House is known as the place where President Lincoln died. But have you ever wondered about the people who lived there? Ford’s Education introduces you to the people who lived at the boarding…

  • Reacting to Lincoln’s Assassination

    Free Virtual Event

    History, Virtual

    How did people around the United States feel after the death of President Abraham Lincoln? What did they say? Ford’s Education examines primary sources to reveal how individuals reacted to a time of…

  • Ford’s Theatre After the Assassination

    Free Virtual Event

    History, Virtual

    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.

  • Webinar: Exploring Lincoln in Washington

    Free Virtual Event

    History, Virtual

    Explore President Abraham Lincoln’s Washington, D.C. Join Ford’s Edu for a live virtual event.