Ford's Theatre National Historic Site

10th St., NW., between E and F Sts.
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Ford's Theatre National Historic Site is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Saturday October 15, 1966. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Theater. Ford's Theatre National Historic Site was nominated by as a historic location by Federal Agency based on Person and its significance in Politics/Government, Performing Arts.

Ford's Theatre National Historic Site Information

Other Name: Ford's Theatre and the Petersen House where Lincoln Died
Ownership Type: Federal
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Lincoln,Abraham
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1865
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Ford's Theatre National Historic Site Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 2
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations