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The Willard Hotel

  • Address:
    1401 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
    Washington, DC 20004
  • Phone:
    (202) 628-9100
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As America marks the 150th anniversary of the start of the Civil War in 2011, the Willard InterContinental will highlight its significant history of the period such as playing host to Abraham Lincoln and Julia Ward Howe among other notable figures. The 150th anniversary of the Civil War brings forth the opportunity to highlight various aspects of the Willard’s history during this period through exhibitions, lectures, tours, concerts, discussion panels and related events. The Willard’s programming includes partnerships with such cultural and historic entities as Lincoln at the Crossroads Alliance, The International Spy Museum, Ford’s Theater, the Civil War Preservation Trust, The Washington National Opera and The Washington Ballet.