Madame Tussauds D.C. is Temporarily Closed

In an abundance of caution, Madame Tussauds Washington, D.C. will temporarily close effective Wednesday, March 18. We will remain in contact with the authorities on when we should re-open. If you have purchased tickets for the dates when we will be closed, you may use these tickets for any future date through December 31, 2020.

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Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

Take a step back in time and see life through the eyes of Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States.

Presidential Facts

  • Standing at 6’4”, Abraham Lincoln was the tallest US president.
  • Lincoln was the first president to be born outside of the 13 original US colonies.
  • Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation was issued on January 1, 1863.
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"AMERICA WILL NEVER BE DESTROYED FROM THE OUTSIDE. IF WE FALTER AND LOSE OUR FREEDOMS, IT WILL BE BECAUSE WE DESTROYED OURSELVES.”

Abraham Lincoln