What To Expect
The dynamic and engaging Newseum allows visitors to experience the stories of yesterday and today through the eyes of the media while celebrating freedoms guaranteed to all Americans by the First Amendment. Each of the seven levels and 25 exhibit spaces in the Newseum's new, high-tech building is packed with interactive exhibits, state-of-the-art technology and unique activities unlike anything else in the world.
Delve into some of the world's most significant news items in the different interactive exhibits. Experience a day in the newsroom as you test your journalistic skills in the NBC News Interactive Newsroom. Take a seat in the 4-D Theater and take a journey through world and journalistic history in "I-Witness!". You can also view some of the largest display of unaltered portions of the Berlin Wall outside of Germany in the Berlin Wall Gallery. Don't forget your cameras when you step out to the outdoor deck and enjoy the amazing view over the U.S. Capitol and its surrounding area.
The Newseum has engaging and interactive experiences for people of all ages!
Daily from 09:00 to 17:00.
Newseum is closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
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Optional activity costs
**You may choose your visit date at any time until expiry indicated in voucher.
Children 6 years old and below are free of charge.
All sales are final and non-refundable.
Ticket prices are subject to change without prior notice.
Tickets are valid for two consecutive days.
A visit to the Newseum can take approximately 2 to 3 hours.
Some of the content in the Newseum may be too intense for children and some visitors.
The 4-D feature "I-Witness!" is filmed in 3-D and includes seat movement and other physical special effects. Pregnant women and people with physical ailments are advised to exercise caution.
Photography without flash and digital filming with smartphones or tablets are encouraged in most parts of the Newseum. Please consult with staff and signage for details.
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