A 250,000-square-foot venue lauding the First Amendment. Artifacts include sections of the Berlin Wall and historic front pages dating from the Civil War, plus 15 theaters, 15 galleries and 130 interactive stations. Pulitzer-Prize winners photo gallery, 9/11 memorial gallery and daily displays of front pages from every U.S. state. New media gallery traces the digital news revolution. On screen: "JFK: A Thousand Days," recounting the youthful glamour the Kennedy family brought to the White House and the newsworthy moments of a presidency cut short. Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $24.95, seniors/military/students $19.95, children (7-18) $14.95, 6 and under free. Discounts available for families, advance tickets online.

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Summer Fun Deal - This summer, the deals will be as hot as the weather when kids get in free at the Newseum! July 1 through Labor Day, up to four kids ages 18 and younger can visit for free. Summer Fun Deal tickets are available to pre-purchase now and must be used between July 1 and Sept. 4, 2017.

September is for Seniors! For the month of September, the Newseum is offering a special group rate to senior citizens. For groups of 10 or more, seniors age 65 and over get into the Newseum for only $11 (plus tax). To take advantage of this special rate, contact the Newseum’s Group Sales hotline at 202/292-6690 or via email at

555 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001
United States

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