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Tickets for Newseum: Skip The Line

An incredibly relevant emotional rollercoaster ride through free expression

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Overview
Opening hours
Today:  09:00 - 17:00
Tomorrow:  09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday:  09:00 - 17:00
Thursday:  09:00 - 17:00
Friday:  09:00 - 17:00
Saturday:  09:00 - 17:00
Sunday:  10:00 - 17:00
Highlights
  • Skip the line and get immersed in the history and relevance of free expression and the free press, across seven floors of incredible interactive exhibits
  • Come face to face with the Berlin Wall, see how the FBI has changed in the face of global terror, and see the history of protest movements
  • Star in your own news report, see arresting exhibits of fallen journalists and the World Trade Center, see every Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph, and more
Description

Refresh your appreciation for free expression and the pursuit of truth with an immersive journey through Newseum. Trace the history of the news media across seven floors of touchscreens, film and video, computer games, interactive kiosks, and hands-on multimedia exhibits.

See the largest intact section of the Berlin Wall outside of Germany, with harrowing accounts of post-war Germany. Get the inside scoop on the FBI, with exhibits detailing their cooperation with the press in the Unabomber case, and how the intelligence world changed post-9/11.

Take the glass elevator to the 6th floor, and enjoy views of the Capitol Building from the Pennsylvania Avenue terrace. Read newspaper headlines from around the world and discover the history of the U.S. Constitution and 500 years of news history.

See the Civil Rights Movement and the student protest movement brought to life before your eyes. Stand solemnly at the 9/11 exhibit, featuring the communications antenna from the fallen World Trade Center, and salute journalists who have been killed in the line of duty.

Star as a reporter in your own TV broadcast, see how technology has transformed news media over the years, see every Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph, and so much more.

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Cancellation

Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date.

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Address
Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, DC 20001, Washington, D.C.
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Fully accessible. Limited number of wheelchairs, mobility scooters and walking aids available on a first-come, first-served basis for free at the coat check on Level 1 with a photo ID as deposit
Insider tip

Current Presidents of the United States should definitely check this museum out!

Oscar
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Reviews
Mar 18, 2019
Newseum: Skip The Line
So happy to have a chance to visit the Newseum before it closes in December. Give yourself plenty of time. A wonderful experience and must visit for all ages.
Jan 29, 2019
Newseum: Skip The Line
best way to get your tickets..
walk straight in in start your tour.
great and informative articles.
a lot in there to think about especially the journalists memorial 😐
Jan 27, 2019
Newseum: Skip The Line
It was super easy to purchase the tickets and download on the app. Once I did, I was able to avoid standing in line and enter the museum quickly. Love this app!!
Jan 25, 2019
Newseum: Skip The Line
A worthwhile visit
Jan 24, 2019
Newseum: Skip The Line
Easy to get ticket online and saved money
The museum was great! Wish I had more time.. Spent over 3 hours and not enough
Need to pay attention to the booklet they give you so don't miss anything
Feb 20, 2019
Newseum: Skip The Line
Excellent
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