If you want to go . . . : Historical theater performances in D.C.

Sunday, May 30, 2010; E03

"Join the Student Sit-Ins" is presented at the National Museum of American History on Thursdays through Mondays in June at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30, 3 and 4:30 p.m. Admission is free. For information, visit http://www.americanhistory.si.edu/events/index.cfm.

"A Free Black Woman: Elizabeth Keckly" is conducted at 7 p.m. Saturdays in June through August, leaving from outside Ford's Theatre, 511 10th St. NW. (No tours June 5 or July 3.) Tickets are $12. For reservations, call 202-397-SEAT (7328) or visit http://www.fords.org.

"Investigation: Detective McDevitt" is conducted Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays in June through August at 6:30 p.m., leaving from Ford's. (An additional tour is at 10:15 a.m. July 3.) Tickets are $12. For reservations, call 202-397-SEAT (7328) or visit http://www.fords.org.

"One Destiny" is performed at Ford's at 5:30 and 7 p.m. June 8 to 11 and 15 to 18 and at 5:30 p.m. June 12 and 19. Additional performances are at 10:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. June 29 and July 15. Performances resume in mid-October. Tickets are $5. Visit http://www.fords.org.

Visitors to Mount Vernon can meet "Lady Washington" from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays to Saturdays. (The estate warns that the schedule can vary.) The admission ticket to the estate gains you access. Visit http://www.mountvernon.org.

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