Black and white photograph of Ford's Theatre with black ribbon draped from the windows.
Photo courtesy of the National Park Service.

Ford’s Theatre and the Lincoln Assassination

Monday, April 15, 2024

7-8 p.m. ET
Free | Webinar

Explore the story of President Lincoln’s assassination at Ford’s Theatre, the events leading up to it, and consider its lasting legacies. In this interactive program, participants will look closely at historical and contemporary images including maps, photographs and illustrations.

This program is part of History Talks, a webinar series that explores facets of Abraham Lincoln’s complex Legacy and its relevance to today. These engaging talks, designed for history enthusiasts of all ages, feature compelling visuals with content experts delving into Lincoln’s legacy and the world of Civil War Washington.