Plan your visit


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By phone: (202) 328-6000 x220

By email: [email protected]

Admission: $5.00/ Children 4 yrs and under FREE

1215 U Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009

map of the Lincoln Theatre


From 50 West (New York Ave.) - Take New York Avenue to Florida Avenue. Make a right turn on Florida Avenue. Florida Avenue. becomes U Street at Georgia Avenue. The Lincoln Theatre is located on your right between 12th and 13th Street, N.W.

From Virginia 395 North - Take the 14th Street Bridge (Route 1 Exit) Continue on 14th Street to U Street. Make a right turn on U street. The Lincoln Theatre is located on your left between 12th and 13th Street, N.W.


Paid parking lots are located on U Street, between 13th and 14th Streets and on 12th Street, between U and V Streets. Metered spaces are free after 10:00pm and all day on Sundays. Garage parking is available at the Frank D. Reeves Center located at 14 & U Streets NW.

Parking is limited on U Street. On weekends and holidays, park FREE at Metro-operated lots. To plan your trip, visit The RideGuide at or call 202.637.7000 (TTY 202.638.3780).

Public Transportation

The Metro's U Street-Cardozo Station (Green Line) is located directly across the street. Please use the 13th Street exit.

Take Metrobus or Metrorail to the Lincoln Theatre. U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo station and Metrobus routes 90, 92, 96 and 98.

Special Needs

Listening devices for hearing impaired patrons available by contacting an usher upon arrival. Wheel chair seating is available through the Box Office. There is a wheel chair lift available.