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Newseum

555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2114
+1 888-639-7386
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2114
Downtown / Chinatown
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Reviewed yesterday

One of the best museums in town, and worth the admission fee! Lots to see here, so choose wisely from the menu of exhibits or plan a multi-day visit (next day is free).

Thank r0zlyn
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interactive, comprehensive. Excellent setup. We loved it. We spent about 2 1/2 hours there and could have explored further. Highly recommend.

Thank JoyceGHouston
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were initially reluctant to visit because it's not a Smithsonian and therefore not free entry. However, your entry ticket gives you re-entry on the following day, so if you go there in the afternoon like we did then there's no problem fitting everything in....More

Thank Mandy T
Reviewed 4 days ago

There is so much to see and appreciate in this museum. Old newspaper. Newspapers from around the world. 911 exhibit

Thank schac5
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fabulous museum with a vast collection of exhibits. Really enjoyed our four hours here and could happily have spent longer if it hadn't got to closing time! Particularly lucky that (what I think in May 2017 are) the temporary exhibits are excellent at the moment,...More

1  Thank AJSLondon
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Especially in this day and age we must protect the freedom of speech. This place educates everyone e on the importance of the journalism and the impact it has on our lives.

Thank Tracy
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Newseum is a super cool museum, very interactive. There is a lot to see, I could have been there for a whole day. I really enjoyed the "NEWS CORPORATION NEWS HISTORY" gallery and the Pullizer prize photographs gallery.

Thank Natalie V
Reviewed 5 days ago

We (2 adults) were there for more than 3 hours and only just left the lowest level. We still have about 6 (??) levels more to go. It was FASCINATING. Well presented, stunning collection of things you kind of remember, or never knew the whole...More

Thank degd127
Reviewed 5 days ago

It takes a lot of confidence to decide to charge entry for a museum in a place which is chock-a-block with free world class Smithsonians of all varities imaginable. But alas, I must say it is worth every cent! Some of the best exhibits were...More

Thank Manhar V
Reviewed 5 days ago

I could spend days here and I'm not even a news junkie. There is so much here to see that is relevant to our current, daily lives - and an overall lesson of how much we depend on the news and how it can manipulate...More

Thank GoldengirlDenver_CO
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Cindy H
what is the closest metro stop to One Judiciary square
19 December 2016|
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Response from Lindsay W | Reviewed this property |
Judiciary Square Metro Station on the Red Line.
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Ray B
Will the VR Pearl Harbor exhibit be going cross country? If so, when will it come to the San Francisco Bay Area?
10 December 2016|
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Response from Jeff M | Reviewed this property |
Don't know
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texastraveler122009
What is it like during an inauguration? Can you see the parade well?
12 November 2016|
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Response from Laura C | Property representative |
Thanks very much for your question. The Inaugural Parade will pass directly in front of the Newseum along Pennsylvania Avenue. On Inauguration Day, the Newseum will host an all-inclusive event from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and... More
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