1968, the 19th Century Ford's Theater is where President Lincoln
was assassinated on April 14th, 1865. The Lincoln Museum depicts
the elaborate conspiracy planned by actor John Wilkes Booth, a
supporter of the Confederate States of America, to assassinate
the President, the Vice President and the Secretary of State in
an attempt to throw the Nation into further political chaos. The
theater is open to visitors during the week, but may be closed
on Thursdays and other evenings due to rehearsals and matinee performances.