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Folger Shakespeare Library

Folger Shakespeare Library is world-class research center with exhibits about Shakespeare.

It's home to worlds largest and finest collection of Shakespeare materials and to major collections of other rare Renaissance books, manuscripts and works of art.

Exhibitions are presented in majestic 190-foot-long Great Hall, decorated with oak-paneled walls and ceilings bearing Shakespeare's coat of arms. Elizabethan Theatre, a replica of a playhouse of Shakespeare's time, presents Shakespeare's plays and modern works.

You can attend Shakespeare and other plays at a small theater inside.


201 East Capitol Street, SE
Washington, DC 20003

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Admission: Free / Paid

Tickets: Free to Great Hall. Paid admission for plays.

Open: Everyday but Thanksgiving and Christmas

Hours: Monday to Saturday 10 AM – 5 PM
Sunday Noon – 5 PM

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