Folger Shakespeare Library

The Folger Shakespeare Library is home to the world's largest and finest collection of Shakespeare materials and to major collections of other rare Renaissance books, manuscripts, and works of art, the Folger serves a wide audience of researchers, visitors, teachers, students, families, and theater- and concert-goers.

Hours
Mon- Sat 10am-5pm. Sun 12N-5pm.
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Admission
FREE
Events
Thru Dec. 31Miniature Shakespeare Books from the Harner Collection
Thru Jan. 5, 2020The Architecture of the Folger Shakespeare Library
Sat. Sep 14Shake Up Your Saturday: How to be a Shakespearean Actor
Mon. Sep 16Graywolf's 45th Anniversary: Ilya Kaminsky, Danez Smith, and Fanny Howe
Fri. Sep 20Shakespeare, Falstaff, and Orson Welles
Sat. Oct 5Shake Up Your Saturday: Supernatural Shakespeare
Mon. Oct 28I Put a Spell on You: Annie Finch and Kiki Petrosino
Sat. Nov 2Shake Up Your Saturday: Courtly Greetings and Country Meetings
Mon. Nov 4The 2019 Anthony Hecht Poetry Prize: Charles Wright and Katherine Hollander
Sat. Dec 7Shake Up Your Saturday: I Take My Leave
Mon. Dec 9Emily Dickinson Birthday Tribute: Tom Sleigh and Lesley Dill
Mon. Dec 9Love and Happiness: George Bilgere, Tim Seibles, and Keith S. Wilson

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Folger Shakespeare Library

201 East Capitol Street, SE
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