• Interior Water Color of Ford's Theatre

    Ford's Theatre

    National Historic Site District of Columbia

Permits

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?

Knife

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.