Closure of Surratt House Museum
and Cancellation of Events

As of March 16, 2020, the Surratt House Museum will be closed, for more information of the museum's closure please click here.

The closure of the museum and the ban on large gatherings,  means the postponement or cancellation of events and bus trips. Below is a listing of events and trips that will be impacted, the Surratt Society's executive board will keep the public informed if more changes and cancellations are made. 


Due to limited staff hours and resources, we have to put a hold on publishing our monthly Surratt Courier. We apologize for the inconvenience, we will keep society members up to date if anything changes. 



  • Anna Ella Carroll Lecture - March 29, 2020

  • Annual Surratt Society Conference - April 3-5, 2020

                        Please click here for more information and details on refunds.


ALL John Wilkes Booth Escape Route Tours for the spring season have been cancelled. Those who  have signed up for any of the spring tour dates, will be receiving a letter explaining the cancellation and any necessary refunds will follow. If you have any immediate questions, please contact

  • The War Outside My Window- May 9, 2020

  • Movie Night- The Conspirator- July 11, 2020
  • Enjoy our Bounty- July 25, 2020


We appreciate your understanding and patience as we do our part to keep the public safe.