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555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2114
+1 888-639-7386
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Admission to Washington DC Newseum
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Find out for yourself why everyone is calling the Newseum the best experience Washington, D.C. has to offer. Each of the seven levels in this magnificent building is packed with interactive exhibits that explore free expression and the five freedoms of the First Amendment: religion, speech, press, assembly and petition. Whether you have just a few hours or want to spend all day, you'll find something for everyone in the family in the Newseum's 15 theaters and 15 galleries.
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555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2114
Downtown / Chinatown
+1 888-639-7386
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a the top of my list for our family of six vacation to D.C. in July 2017 and I was not disappointed in the least! If you were born anywhere from the 50's through the 80's there are so many exhibits that will...More

Thank Tracy P
Reviewed yesterday

I loved this museum and was so glad I spent the day. It has six floors and there is so much to see. The gallery of Pulitzer Prize Photos was amazing and my favorite part.

Thank Anne O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent 5 hours here this afternoon and we could have spent more time had we had it. The history from the Berlin Wall, the sports video the front pages of newspapers, the tribute to 9/11 and more. This is a place for everyone and...More

Thank susie f
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Such an appropriate museum to visit at this time. Exhibits included 9-11, Berlin Wall and news reporting over time. Definitely worth a visit

Thank Nancy T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a great place to visit on your own and browse at what interests you. The Berlin Wall and the Camelot exhibits were great. I really enjoyed the 3rd floor with 300 front pages in plexi glass you could pull out. Don’t miss the view...More

Thank LBH1555
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is an excellent attraction and you will do yourself a great disservice if you miss out! Give yourself at least half a day to see it all. The museum is really well laid out comprising of 6 floors which you are advised to work...More

Thank Von1956
Reviewed 3 days ago

Interesting to see so many different ways to present news and how it all has a history and ways to do so. Impressive to see some of those big worldwide news moments like 9/11. Good way to spend the afternoon.

Thank Jamey v
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We spent 4 hours here and really enjoyed some of the exhibits on Berlin Wall, FBI and Kennedy's. The Pulitzer gallery was fantastic!

Thank Shree R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a very nice museum with lots of modern interactive displays. A place everyone in the family could enjoy. DO NOT MISS the Pulitzer photograph section!! Gives a great overview of the history and importance of news. HOWEVER it is too pricey. As a...More

Thank katiee455
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Walked over from Woodward Table after lunch. The Newseum is excellent. Sections on Jack Kennedy’s presidency, the Berlin Wall, the Civil Rights Movement, right to free speech, and the right and need for the right to report on what is happening around the world. It’s...More

Thank ejm99
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Response from NessieLeilani | Reviewed this property |
The only foreign language papers that I recall seeing are part of the World Trade Center display, which was fascinating to see the headlines from a round the world on that day. For more in-depth answers, I would suggest, as... More
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