If you stop at every exhibit, you'll never finish in a day. Also, it might be wise to go later in the day. Place was packed with school kids, who were not being supervised. However, the content is amazing! I'm very, very glad I was able to make it here during this visit.
Great architecture, but bad museum design. In radio, dead air is not good; in print, to much white space is not good; here there was too much space wasted. When I saw the previous version in Virginia, I was astounded. As a former journalist, war correspondent and crusading…
Ok the First Amendment is on the side of the building in stone. Staff are very friendly. There's a viewing platform which gives you a good view of the Capitol Building down Pennsylvania Avenue. The museum covers issues relating to freedom of speech and their publications in…
I have been to many museums in the US and abroad but this is probably the best I have ever visited. It is also doing an important educational service around the first amendment and importance and evolution of a free press. Heard it was closing after my visit and could not…
Always been o e of my favorite museums but by going more hi-tech, it seems less personable. Before it had a ton of mementos, exhibits, etc., but now it's all video based.