After being used as a warehouse and office building, the theater was renovated in 1968 and is now preserved as part of the Ford's Theatre National Historic Site. Below the theater is a collection of items related to the Lincoln and his death, including the pistol used to carry out the assassination. The box office opens as 8:30am and timed tickets are required, so be sure to get here early.
511 10th St., NW
Timed tickets required