Tips for Ford's Theatre

511 Tenth Street NW Washington DC 20004 at E Street NW
4.4 by 2126 members
Ford's Theatre 4.431514581373472 out of 5 2126

358 Ford's Theatre Tips

  • Casual 1
  • Take public transit 2
  • Dine before you go 2
24 events
14 reviews
6 stars
Although we wanted to take Metro which is only two blocks away, they were doing track work and it would have taken us too long. There are numerous parking garages in the area. The lot next to the theater is the most expensive at $30, but just two blocks away, we paid $10.
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24 events
14 reviews
6 stars
The theater is right in the heart of the theater district. Between Warner and Verizon Center so there are lots of places to eat
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24 events
14 reviews
6 stars
The weather was rainy. I wore casual pants and a top.
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60 events
9 reviews
13 stars
Or, add your own... Recommend Bistro D'Oc across the street. It has a pre-theater menu for $25.
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Pat
9 events
3 reviews
1 stars
Bistro d'oc, across the street. Very good food reasonably priced.
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83 events
62 reviews
25 stars
Archives Metro is only a few blocks away.
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12 events
7 reviews
4 stars
Brunch at Bistro d'Oc quite nice and very reasonably priced. Parking next to theater is $15 on a Sunday but building a block away is $10 - enter on 11th bet. E & F.
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3 events
3 reviews
1 stars
The Spy Museum is close by. We did both and had a perfect day.
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2 events
1 review
1 stars
Get there early as your ticket allows you to visit the museum downstairs....
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38 events
24 reviews
11 stars
Give yourself time to visit the museum downstairs.
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43 events
16 reviews
4 stars
We had a lovely dinner at Asia Nine, which is just around the corner from the theater.
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20 events
8 reviews
13 stars
Tons of eating places. We ate at Asia Nine which was around the corner. Very reasonable: appetizer [shared], wine, 2 entrees - including tip $55.00. Excellent food, excellent ambience & cloth covered tables.
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20 events
8 reviews
13 stars
There is street parking and parking lots. We got there early and there were spots available.
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20 events
8 reviews
13 stars
The weather was OK, rainy then fine. I wore black jeans, black turtle neck under a white pullover shrug. .
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1 events
1 review
0 stars
Boston across the street. Great.
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27 events
6 reviews
19 stars
We dined at Bistro D`Oc across the street. Yummy French cuisine and fast service.
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Marcia Taylor
8 events
5 reviews
1 stars
Parking is always an adventure downtown. We parked very easily in the adjacent parking garage, but had a little trouble getting into it to leave...beautiful evening, folks on street getting parking tickets... all's well that ends well.
Driving Miss Daisy
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9 events
4 reviews
0 stars
On weekends it costs $15 to park in the garage adjacent to the Theater
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16 events
4 reviews
17 stars
We enjoyed a visit to the portrait gallery and a great lunch at the Kogod atrium there
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45 events
7 reviews
2 stars
If you get there early you can go to the fords theater museum.
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