Lincoln Theatre

Lincoln Theatre, Washington DC: Hours, Address, Lincoln Theatre Reviews: 4/5

Lincoln Theatre
4
00:00 - 19:00
Monday
00:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 19:00
Thursday
00:00 - 19:00
Friday
00:00 - 19:00

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  • U St • 1 min walk
  • Shaw – Howard University • 9 min walk
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babyjane79
Ohio City, OH20 contributions
A DC must do.
Aug 2021 • Family
This was a favorite among my family that has 2 teens. You can get through the museum and theater in about 2 hours. The Petersen house is not open at this time. I highly recommend the acousticguide. We got one for every 2 people. This gives you extra information as you go along the exhibits that is not displayed.
Written 16 August 2021
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Lynn R
Christiansburg, VA85 contributions
Simon Sinek Mindset tour
Mar 2020
My husband and I had never been to this theatre before, but we really enjoyed it. We had tickets for the Simon Sinek tour; the seats were comfortable, acoustics were great, and bathrooms were clean. It is a lovely little theatre.
Written 8 March 2020
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JLS
Ellicott City, MD10 contributions
Waterboys concert
Sep 2019 • Friends
Sat in approximate middle of theatre. Horrible acoustics. Not sure if it's the venue or the sound engineer trying to crank the amps to their max
Written 22 September 2019
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sherri s
1 contribution
Almost 40 years later and Joe Jackson is better than ever!
Feb 2019 • Couples
The venue was intimate and the sound quality was great. Joe Jackson performed for more than two hours mixing old hits with his new album. Not a bad seat in the Lincoln Theater. We will definitely be back!!
Written 13 February 2019
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maccassity
Glenwood, MD10 contributions
Perfect venue for live music
Nov 2018
Not a bad seat in the house, several bars to accommodate, friendly staff, had a blast and can't wait to hit another show at the Lincoln!
Written 23 December 2018
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Craig G
15 contributions
Excellent Venue
Mar 2018
DC has a number of venues like the Lincoln Theatre that are prime spots for seeing live music. Historic theatre space renovated (not sure how long ago) and modernized in all the right ways. Seating maxes out at 1225 people, so big crowds are never an issue when seeing a show here (other than shows getting sold out easily). It's a big enough room, and grand enough in its appointments to give you the "Theater" experience, but small enough to keep a more intimate experience with the performers than so many of the larger venues. It's convenient to Metro (which we prefer when going downtown), so I can't offer much info on available parking. There are also many many food options all within walking distance, adding to the appeal of this location for us.
Written 7 November 2018
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MooreReviews
Baltimore, MD431 contributions
Great venue!
Apr 2018 • Couples
My husband and i went to see a sold out show for Jacksepticeye. We got there about 4 hours before the doors were supposed to let in and were almost close to the front. If possible and the event means a lot to you, i would pay to get in early. The seats were comfortable, the merch line went quick and the staff was friendly. The sound was great.

My biggest complaint (and why i suggest you pay to get in early) is for a sit down theater there is no assigned seats. I bought my tickets the minute they went on sale but had to wait in line for hours before the show to get a good seat.
Written 10 October 2018
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LMJST
Leonardtown, MD289 contributions
TERRIBLE
Sep 2018 • Couples
When theater states it will open at 6:30 PM, JFC, OPEN at 6:30 PM! Idiots at the door, ‘nuff said...
Written 18 September 2018
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JCW703
Bridgetown, Barbados2,426 contributions
Great Venue- Just Needs Cup Holders!
Sep 2018 • Solo
Saw the Five For Fighting string quartet show here- very nice, intimate venue. Well kept and clean restrooms. The seats just need cupholders- seriously!

Oh, and try the Lincoln Logs- yes, they are $5, but they are worth it.
Written 17 September 2018
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746NatalieO
Lovettsville, VA130 contributions
Great Venue for a small concert
Apr 2018
Our first visit to the Lincoln Theatre was for the George Ezra concert. It was a great venue for a small concert. It was open seating, so we went early. Doors were supposed to open and 6:30, but didn't open until about 6:45. It was a long line, but it went quickly, and there really was not a bad seat. Food selection was very sad. They had popcorn and Lincoln Logs (chocolate cake rolled up with vanilla cream and dipped in chocolate). They were fresh and good, but would have preferred something less sweet. They are located right next door to Ben's Chili Bowl.
Written 30 April 2018
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