Permits are required for many activities so they will not conflict with each other or with general visitation. For more information, please contact the Park Programs office at 202-345-4715.
Did You Know?
Osborn Oldroyd spent his life collecting items related to Lincoln, including dozens of items associated with the assassination. From 1893-1926, Oldroyd showcased his collection in the Petersen House. The government purchased the Oldroyd collection in 1926 for $50,000.