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Newseum

555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2114
+1 888-639-7386
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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 today via mobile

A definate must do! If you like history, you will not be disappointed. Exhibits are very well done and accurate. Our favorites were the Berlin Wall exhibit (they have a piece of the wall), the FBI exhibit and the 911 exhibit was very emotional. The...More

Thank Rhonda J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was walking down the street when I happened upon this so called "newseum" after paying an exaubant amount for entry I was disgusted to find that the 'new'seum was intact full of old things. A rather large disappointment. When entering I tripped and was...More

Thank Dick L
Reviewed yesterday

We spent 3 hours here and could easily have returned for more. Beautifully presentations of daily newspaper from all over US and world. Great presentations of 9-11 in press and videos, as well as other historic events. Nice cafeteria with reasonable prices. Worth the price.

Thank Pmh6465
Reviewed yesterday

really enjoyed it. being a 60 year old and growing up with 3-5 channels and seeing where we are today this musuem was wonderful in allowing you to day dream about days of long ago.

Thank aprinceesq
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

555 PA Ave in DC, is a place never to miss . Everything about news in print and electronic media can be traced live. Front pages of nearly 100 newspapers, TV news room, Berlin Wall gallery are all interactive displays. Moments of history are shown...More

Thank jajubabu
Reviewed 2 days ago

I found the whole museum to be amazing, but may favorite two things were the Pulitzer Prize winning photos and the background behind them, which brought me to tears, and the comedy in the news area where clips from late-night political literally from the night...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Okay, I admit a bias as I was a volunteer behind the scenes at the Newseum for its first couple of years opening in DC, but this place is marvelous. Exhibits cover journalism from the printing press to current social media with cool interactive features....More

Thank Potso
Reviewed 2 days ago

The importance of journalism throughout the ages. A highlight was the Pulitzer prize winning photos. You can spend hours in that exhibit alone

Thank MTrentos
Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited as part of a group that had a social event here, but the entire newseum was open to explore. Very interesting exhibits, particularly for people who are fascinated by history, and the depictions of it. There was perhaps a bit too much emphasis...More

Thank Zenatakos
Reviewed 2 days ago

Superb building design and great exhibits. I visited when a Katrina exhibit was up, and being from New Orleans, where no news was available for weeks - it was overwhelming to see the front pages of the world's press covering the event - great for...More

Thank ronabita
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Cindy H
what is the closest metro stop to One Judiciary square
December 19, 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?
December 9, 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?
November 12, 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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