Newseum

555 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington DC  20001

Phone: (202) 292-6100

Newseum

The Newseum, headquartered in Washington, D.C., is dedicated to free expression and the five freedoms of the First Amendment: religion, speech, press, assembly and petition. A TripAdvisor 2015 Top 25 Travelers’ Choice Museum, the Newseum is considered one of the most interactive museums in the world.

The Newseum Institute explores the challenges confronting freedom around the world with a variety of initiatives, including its First Amendment Center and the Religious Freedom Center. The Newseum and the Newseum Institute regularly host compelling programs that seek to generate solutions to some of the most pressing national and international challenges of the day.

The Newseum is a 501(c)(3) public charity funded by generous individuals, corporations and foundations. For more information, visit newseum.org.

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Hours

Mon: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm



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Past Events

RSS 2018

RSS 2018
08:00 am - 07/10/2018

At Newseum

RSS heads to the Newseum, whose mission is to increase the public understanding of the importance of a free press and the First Amendment. Like the Newseum, RSS...

Cybersecurity Leadership Forum

Cybersecurity Leadership Forum
07:30 am - 06/13/2018

At Newseum

Register for the Cybersecurity Leadership Forum to learn how the best minds in government and tech are changing the paradigm when it comes to cybersecurity. Sessions...

Drexel InSites: Washington DC

Drexel InSites: Washington DC
10:00 am - 05/05/2018

At Newseum

RSVP: ow.ly/Y8TD30iTwxM News Media & Makers in a Brave New World Saturday, May 5, 2018 | Brunch and discussion: 10 a.m. to noon; Newseum open to the public until...

Education Summit

Education Summit
08:30 am - 05/01/2018

At Newseum

A majority-minority, majority poor student population. A demanding job market. Increasing automation. A polarized society. There are big demographic, economic, technological...

Newseum Trip

Newseum Trip
10:00 am - 04/21/2018

At Newseum

We're having a field trip! Project START has space to take 12 students to the Newseum in DC on Saturday, April 21st. If you're interested, please contact the main...

SOLD OUT // Newseum Nights: In Bloom

SOLD OUT // Newseum Nights: In Bloom
08:00 pm - 04/13/2018

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Join the Newseum on April 13 for the second annual Newseum Nights: In Bloom - an evening of Japanese sights, sounds and tastes. This favorite D.C. tradition, hosted...

2018 "IT Modernization Summit"

2018 "IT Modernization Summit"
07:30 am - 04/05/2018

At Newseum

Join federal officials and other IT experts at FedScoop's second annual IT Modernization Summit as they discuss the latest business cases for modernizing federal...

Asian American and Pacific Islanders March for Our Lives

Asian American and Pacific Islanders March for Our Lives
11:00 am - 03/24/2018

At Newseum

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are coming together to support the March for Our Lives. We believe #enough is enough and the US needs tighter gun control laws....

CHCI Energy Summit: A World In Transition

CHCI Energy Summit: A World In Transition
08:00 am - 03/14/2018

At Newseum

On March 14th, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute will take the lead in convening Members of Congress, thought leaders, subject matter experts, and young...

Federal Innovation Summit

Federal Innovation Summit
07:30 am - 03/14/2018

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Join us at the 2018 Federal Innovation Summit as top government officials and industry experts discuss ways to drive innovation around public sector mobility —...

After-School Special: #my5freedoms

After-School Special: #my5freedoms
04:30 pm - 03/13/2018

At Newseum

We’ve created an opportunity for student journalists, student government members and other student leaders to have an in-depth discussion about the issues underlying...

Halabja: Echoes of Genocide in Kurdistan

Halabja: Echoes of Genocide in Kurdistan
09:00 am - 03/13/2018

At Newseum

The Kurdistan Regional Government Representation in the United States invites you to join a conference to mark the 30th anniversary of the Halabja Genocide Halabja:...

Life With A Nuclear North Korea

Life With A Nuclear North Korea
06:30 pm - 02/26/2018

At Newseum

President Trump, like many of his predecessors, has said that it would be “intolerable” to live with a nuclear-armed North Korea that can strike any American...

Sips & Suppers 2018

Sips & Suppers 2018
06:30 pm - 01/27/2018

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Sips & Suppers is a major celebration of food and community in the Washington, DC metro area. Now in its ninth year, Sips & Suppers began in 2009 as the brainchild...

Legends of the Keyboard

Legends of the Keyboard
02:00 pm - 12/02/2017

At Newseum

Join us for an engaging discussion with leading sportswriters about the “Legends of the Keyboard” produce engaging stories, visually attractive reports and compelling...

Senators Bob Corker & Mark Warner on Crossing the Perilous Aisle

Senators Bob Corker & Mark Warner on Crossing the Perilous Aisle
06:30 pm - 11/15/2017

At Newseum

Republicans and Democrats have always been philosophically cleaved, but historically the parties came together to forge major public policies that changed American...

Senators Bob Corker & Mark Warner on Crossing the Perilous Aisle

Senators Bob Corker & Mark Warner on Crossing the Perilous Aisle
06:30 pm - 11/15/2017

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BIPARTISANSHIP — A LOST ART? Republicans and Democrats have always been philosophically cleaved, but historically the parties came together to forge major public...

Government Innovation Forum

Government Innovation Forum
07:30 am - 11/14/2017

At Newseum

Federal agencies in the digital age must be capable of supporting a vast range of worldwide missions with both speed and efficiency—from the battlefield to the...

CDF Beat the Odds® Celebration

CDF Beat the Odds® Celebration
06:30 pm - 11/07/2017

At Newseum

The Children’s Defense Fund invites you to join CDF President Marian Wright Edelman for an inspirational evening honoring five extraordinary Washington, D.C. area...

Panel on the Global Threat of Disinformation vs. Democracy

Panel on the Global Threat of Disinformation vs. Democracy
08:30 am - 11/01/2017

At Newseum

While Russia often dominates the U.S. headlines on issues of disinformation, the problem is global in scale. The perpetrators are multi-national, working to disrupt...

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