Opened in the 1860s, this theater is known as the place of Abraham Lincoln's assassination in 1865. While performing Our American Cousin, one of the stage actors shot the president in the head. The theater still stages plays and also organizes historic tours which will inform you about the history of the place as well as the assassination.
Box Office: 8:30 am - 5 pm
Day of evening performance: 8:30 am - 8 pm
Closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
General admission fee: $3
Official website https://www.fords.org/
Phone +1 202 347 4833
Address 511 Tenth St, NW, Washington, DC 20004, USA
Coordinates 38°53'47.93" N -77°1'32.381" E