Accessibility

The Folger Shakespeare Library is dedicated to providing access to all patrons in our public spaces and in our reading room. 

Accessible parking

A wheelchair-accessible parking space is located in front of the Folger Theatre entrance near the corner of East Capitol and Third Streets, SE.

Library and performance accessibility

A ramp is available for entrance to the building at the corner of East Capitol and Third Streets, SE, and all public facilities are accessible by wheelchair. A security guard will be on call at the entrance to escort patrons to their destination.

Service animals are welcome.

Information on purchasing accessible seating in the Folger Theatre, renting assisted listening devices, and open captioned performances is available at the Folger Theatre box office.