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Ford's Theatre National Historic Site began a phased reopening in May 2021.

During our current phase of reopening, we are operating with limited days and hours. The museum and theatre are open six days a week; closed only on Tuesdays. We are accepting group sales reservations to the theatre and museum only. The Petersen House and Aftermath Exhibits are currently closed.

Tickets for Historic Site Visits in September 2021 are now available for sale. October Historic Site Visits will be available September 24 at 10 a.m. ET.

Tickets for in-person performances of My Lord, What a Night are now on sale. Tickets for A Christmas Carol go on sale to groups on September 30, 2021, at 10 a.m. EDT. Tickets for The Mountaintop and Grace go on sale to groups on October 18, 2021, at 10 a.m. EDT.


The company of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee." Photo by Gary Erskine.

“For the past 42 years, I have been bringing students to D.C. Ford's Theatre has always delivered wonderful performances.”

- Mike Crabtree, Principal at Silver Creek High School