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Find out for yourself why everyone is calling the Newseum the best experience Washington, D.C. has to offer. Each of the seven levels in this magnificent building is packed with interactive exhibits that explore how news affects our shared experience of historic moments. Whether you have just a few hours or want to spend all day, you’ll find something for everyone in the family in the Newseum's 15 theaters and 15 galleries.

Visiting with kids July 1 through Labor Day?

Don't miss our Summer Fun Deal where up to four kids can visit for free with each paid adult or senior admission!

Get Here

The Newseum is located between the U.S. Capitol and the White House and just one block from the National Mall.

555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20001
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Take Metro to Archives/Navy Memorial/Penn Quarter (Green Line and Yellow Line ) or Judiciary Square (Red Line ).


Open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Hours subject to change without notice.


Need parking? Check out Parking Panda for real time space availability and rates right by the Newseum.

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Purchase a ticket and the next day's visit is free!

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