Ford's Theatre, Washington DC

4.5
The site of the April 14, 1865, assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre is a working theatre, historical monument, world-class museum and learning center. The theatre produces musicals and plays reflecting the unique, diverse character of American life. With its inspiring theatrical productions, live historic interpretation, and rich collection of artifacts, Ford’s Theatre is the premier destination in the nation’s capital for all audiences to explore and celebrate

Abraham Lincoln’s ideals and leadership principles: courage, integrity, tolerance, equality, and creative expression.
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  • Ford Theater Initially we had planned to just make a historical visit to this theater, but then we found out they feature live shows. Into The Woods was playing so after looking at seat reviews we cho...  more »
  • We went there to see " Into the woods" . Was great performance by all acters . Theatre has great atmosphere and take you back in the time as you can expect that president Lincoln will show up any mome...  more »
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  • What an an amazing theatre steeped in history!! You can feel the presence and weight of that history as you look up at the box seats where President Lincoln was assassinated. It's a powerful feeling. The theatre has been beautifully maintained and preserved and the fact that they continue to produce plays and have performances here is fantastic!
  • Ford's Theatre carries such a significant role in the history of the country. The facility is wonderfully kept with care a concern for the history of the property. We were there to enjoy "Into The Woods," and we were not disappointed at all! We sat on row I (back row of the bottom floor) and besides having a minimally obstructed view a few times during the show (due to the columns that support the upper level) we had wonderful seats for a reasonable $59 each. Highly recommend this venue!

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