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Bring the story of President Lincoln’s assassination and the world of Civil War Washington into your classrooms through our distance-learning program.

Using live videoconferencing, students and history lovers of all ages engage with primary source images and Ford’s Theatre Education staff in our interactive Virtual Field Trips.

Book a Virtual Field Trip as a private session for your class or group, or register for a regularly scheduled, public live event.

All programs are appropriate for students and life-long learners. Specific grade-level recommendations are included with each program.

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6,382 students experienced a virtual field trip in 2020

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We extend educational opportunities to learners from around the country that are unable to visit the historic site or museum in person.

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