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The distance walked is approximately 1.6 miles from Ford’s Theatre to the White House. Please wear comfortable shoes.

About Investigation: Detective McDevitt Walking Tour

On the night of April 14, 1865, Detective James McDevitt was on duty at the Washington Metropolitan Police headquarters, a half-block from Ford’s Theatre. Just before 10:30 p.m., frantic witnesses rushed in with horrifying news: President Lincoln had been shot at the theatre. Join Detective McDevitt as he revisits the sites and reexamines the clues from the investigation into the Lincoln Assassination Conspiracy.

This walking tour of downtown Washington, D.C., makes eight stops. It does not include entrance into Ford’s Theatre.

Run Time

Approx. 2 hours

Start Date

End Date

Age

Recommended for ages 8 and up.

Ford's Theatre

511 10th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004

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