Ford's theatre, Washington D. C., United states, North america
  • Phone: +1-2023474833
  • Ticket Price: 9 USD
  • Timing: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm
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    March
    Open

    Everyday

    08:30 am - 05:00 pm
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    Address: 511 10th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20004, United States Show on map

About Ford's Theatre, Washington D. C.

Address: 511 10th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20004, United States Show on map
  • Hangout

Added 56293 times in trip plans

  • Phone: +1-2023474833
  • Ticket Price: 9 USD
  • Timing: 08:30 am - 05:00 pm
    Details
    March
    Open

    Everyday

    08:30 am - 05:00 pm

This well-known and in fact infamous site is an interesting place to see in Washington D.C. It is a wonderful theatre and of you happen to be going for a play it is certainly a treat to see. The hall is ornately decorated and pristine and the old-worldly charm of the place has been well preserved.

However, it isn’t the concerts and events but the history that makes this place so well known. It is the historic site where the US President Abraham Lincoln was shot at. A detailed exhibit of the life and times of Lincoln has been set up here to commemorate him in this place. The Lincoln book tower which is a collection  of books about Lincoln arranged on a spiral also finds a place in this theatre. History lovers will certainly have a field day in this famous place.

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  • Had a great experience. Was even allowed in the actual box where Lincoln was shot. Lots of history and information. Also its free so really no one should have anything to complain about!!

  • The theater is very well preserved and it is not a rushed atmosphere. You can view where President Lincoln was shot and then find a seat in the balcony area to contemplate what happened all those years ago, and the subsequent effects his President had on the United States. There is a museum there that reviews the time in which he lived and it is well presented.

  • We went for the museum part of this theater. The tickets are free and get you into a very well put together museum (15-30 minute walk through). After the museum, the stairs will lead you into the Ford Theater where a Park Ranger gives a detailed story of events that happened leading up to Lincoln's assassination. It was a very interesting and excellent museum and the "Ranger Talk" was by far our favorite part. Highly recommend.

  • absolutely horrible i went to enjoy manchester by the sea and i found some ones child had left a large amount of vomit someones child had left on the seat uncleaned!! it has now stained my 2000$ suit i am outraged! as much of a historical place it is as it was the death place of Abraham Lincoln i had a horrible experience!

  • So overcrowded we were warned that we only had half an hour and that with so many people we better pick and choose what to look at. Big group or rowdy disrespectful children with teachers/chaperones that didn't have any control over things made for a terrible experience. My three friends and I bailed on the whole experience after half an hour.

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