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.

Membership Programs

A Christmas Carol

Through generous donations, individuals like you help history come alive as we celebrate the legacy of President Abraham Lincoln and explore the American experience through theatre and education.

We offer several annual membership options for those interested in furthering the mission of Ford’s Theatre. These giving groups support vital programs while allowing members to forge a rewarding relationship with Ford’s Theatre.

For more information, please email us or call (202) 434-9545.

Many companies match individual gifts, including membership. To learn more or to find out if you work for a matching gift company, click here.

Edward Gero with the cast of "A Christmas Carol." Photo by Scott Suchman.