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.

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Become a member of the Abraham Lincoln National Council for exclusive, insider access to Ford's Theatre.

Through annual gifts of $25,000 or more, members provide crucial support to preserve Lincoln's legacy through historical exhibits, education programs and live performances for hundreds of thousands of visitors and students each year.

While helping preserve Ford’s Theatre as a national treasure, Abraham Lincoln National Council members enjoy special benefits such as priority seating at our four mainstage VIP Opening performances and invitations to pre- and post-performance receptions with the casts.

Abraham Lincoln National Council

We value our distinguished Abraham Lincoln National Council members. Together, they help support the historic theatre and carry on Lincoln’s legacy and love of theatre.

Member Benefits

Abraham Lincoln National Council members enjoy exclusive benefits including tickets for the Fords Theatre Annual Gala weekend and invitations to VIP Opening performances, among others:

  • Invitations to exclusive behind-the-scenes events
  • Invitations to and priority seating at our four mainstage VIP Opening performances
  • Two tickets to the Ford’s Theatre Annual Gala weekend in Washington, D.C.
  • Prominent listing in Fords Theatre Annual Gala commemorative program, in all mainstage production programs and on Ford’s Theatre website
  • Invitations to pre- and post-performance receptions
  • Invitations to special history programs (extended to family and friends)
  • Private, after-hours guided tours (extended to family and friends)
  • Use of the elegant Ronald O. Perelman Board Room for private receptions or dinners (subject to availability and catering costs apply)
  • Access to house seats in theatres nationwide (subject to availability)
  • Customized events and opportunities

For more information, please contact Betsy O’Brien Anderson, at (202) 434-9552 or banderson@fords.org.

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