There’s something for everyone. From award-winning theater and music, to poetry and exhibitions, experience the power of the arts with us.
Folger Theatre reopens this fall, with the rest of the building to follow in 2024. Learn about the building renovation and start planning your visit.
Discover Shakespeare’s stories and the world that shaped them. Deepen your understanding of his works and their cultural influence.
Bring Shakespeare’s work to life in the classroom. Find teaching resources and opportunities.
Dive deep into the world’s largest Shakespeare collection and access primary sources from the early modern period.
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Fauna: Two golden eagles (Aquila chrysaetos)
Flora: Nest material: oak branches, lichen, moss
Objects: 4 antlers (nest material), 3 golden eagle eggs, 8 golden eagle feathers, 1 “aetites” stone, various examples of eagle iconography: 2 tiles from noble homes, 1 badge of office, 1 noble seal
Plants mentioned by Shakespeare: Oak (Quercus petraea)
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