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511 10th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20004, United States

Visitors to Ford’s Theatre immerse themselves in the life and death of Abraham Lincoln. Tours encompass the theatre, site of the assassination; the Petersen House, where the president died; the Center for Education and Leadership, which covers his legacy; and the newly renovated museum. Extra perks include a National Park Service ranger talk and a half-hour performance by actors in period costumes.

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Ford’s Theatre

Visitors to Ford’s Theatre immerse themselves in the life and death of Abraham Lincoln. Tours encompass the theatre, site of the assassination; the Petersen House, where the president died; the Center for Education and Leadership, which covers his legacy; and the newly renovated museum. Extra perks include a National Park Service ranger talk and a half-hour performance by actors in period costumes.