House Where Lincoln Died USA

Abraham Lincoln was brought inside the Petersen House after being shot at Ford's Theatre and died here on the morning of April 15, 1865.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
250195
Names
House Where Lincoln Died
Petersen House
Coordinates
38.8966670° N, 77.0258330° W

Location Map

Map showing the location of the House Where Lincoln Died, Washington. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of the House Where Lincoln Died, Washington. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

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Timeline

15 Apr 1865
Death of Abraham Lincoln