Livestream Announcement: Ford’s Theatre 150 Virtual Field Trip

Deepen Your Students’ Understanding of Lincoln’s Legacy 

and the Events Surrounding His Assassination 


Join Discovery Education and Ford’s Theatre on Thursday, March 26 at 1PM EST for a unique, virtual event offered as part of the commemorative programming planned for Ford’s 150: Remembering the Lincoln Assassination, a series of events marking 150 years since the assassination of Abraham Lincoln at Ford’s Theatre.


Ford’s Theatre experts will transport students back in American history at the time of Lincoln’s assassination. Classrooms will tour the working theatre, get a behind-the-scenes look at the Petersen House (where Lincoln died), discuss the conspiracy surrounding the assassination events and reflect on the lasting leadership and legacy of our 16th President.

Register and submit questions to be answered LIVE during the virtual field trip and download activities to prepare your students.



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  2. Woodsbend School said:

    Is the furniture in the President’s box at Ford’s Theatre the original furniture?

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