Ford’s Theatre National Historic Site (Museum, Theatre, Petersen House) and the Center for Education and Leadership will be closed to the public on Friday, May 22, and Sunday, May 31. In addition, Tuesday, May 26 – Saturday, May 30, the museum and theatre will be closed to the public, while the Petersen House and Center for Education and Leadership will remain open.
Plan Your Visit
Daytime Visits and Hours of Operation
Find information about visiting Ford's Theatre, Ford's Theatre Museum, the Petersen House and the Center for Education and Leadership. The schedule for daytime programming varies from day to day. Please check the schedule for the month and day you wish to visit.
Tickets for Individuals
Purchase tickets for performances, walking tours, daytime visits and special events.
Tickets for Groups of 15 or More
Have a group of 15 or more? Reserve advance tickets by contacting the Group Sales office and receive special discounts.
Learn about accessible seating as well as audio-description and sign-interpretation services.
Directions and Parking
Find your way around with maps, directions and information about parking near the theatre.
Ford’s Theatre Gift Shop
Shop for books, apparel and memorabilia. The shop is open during the day and before performances. You can also shop online.
Enjoy one of the many great restaurants near the theatre.
Photo by Maxwell MacKenzie.