Venue Details

Ford's Theatre
at E Street NW 511 Tenth Street NW Washington, DC 20004
202-347-4833
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 43 members
Review from Vince Careatti
Red Velvet 60 events 29 reviews

I've been in Washington for 50 years and there were facts and places pointed out that I had no idea they were so historically important. Mrs. Keckly is a terrific reinactor, bringing history to life, with passion, tears, and laughter. I can't...continued

reviewed Aug 21 2010 report as inappropriate
Review from Andrew
63 events 31 reviews

This was a fantastic walking tour. I'm from DC, but this was like Samantha Stevens wiggled her nose and brought back someone from the past to tell me her story and really make the past come alive! The actress playing Ms. Keckley is phenomenal...continued

reviewed Apr 09 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from Helen
18 events 16 reviews

It was weird to feel like a tourist in one's own City (and especially since I lead "city hikes" at times) but the actress who played Elizabeth was excellent. She remained in character, spoke clearly and interestingly and led us through sun and...continued

reviewed Aug 21 2009 report as inappropriate
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Description

Photo of Danielle Drakes as Elizabeth Keckly by Mark Ramont. This tour lasts approximately 90 minutes and the distance walked is about 1.5 miles. Please wear comfortable shoes.

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