Newseum

File photo of people attending an event at The Newseum in Washington, DC. (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for HEARST)

Newseum in D.C. Makes Changes as Funding Falls Short

In five years since moving to its new home overlooking the U.S. Capitol, the Newseum has become a major attraction with 4 million people visiting its exhibits about journalism and the First Amendment. Yet it’s been struggling mightily to cover its costs.

07/08/2013

The Newseum. (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Newseum to Feature ‘Anchorman: The Exhibit’

The Newseum in Washington is poking some fun at TV anchors with a new exhibit about the 2004 comedy “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” starring Will Ferrell.

06/04/2013

Faces of fallen journalists on the Newseum's Journalists Memorial are seen May 13, 2013 at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., during ceremonies to honor them. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Newseum Won’t Honor 2 Men Who Worked For Hamas-Linked News Organization Killed In Israeli Airstrike After Uproar

The Newseum in Washington says it’s re-evaluating plans to include two people on its Journalists Memorial honoring journalists who died last year while covering the news.

05/13/2013

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Newseum Reconsiders Honor for 2 Linked to Hamas

The Newseum in Washington says it’s re-evaluating plans to include two people on its Journalists Memorial honoring journalists who died last year while covering the news.

05/13/2013

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Memorial Day Celebrations In Washington DC

Memorial Day celebrations throughout Washington DC recognize the diversity of the men and women who have given their lives for American freedom.

05/13/2013

President and Mrs. John F. Kennedy minutes before he was assassinated as his car passed through Dealey Plaza in Dallas. (credit: Bettmann/Corbis)

Objects From JFK Assassination Go On Display in D.C.

Some never-before-seen artifacts from the minutes and hours following President John F. Kennedy’s assassination are going on display Friday, along with an extensive collection of photographs of the young president’s family.

04/11/2013

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Best Places To Entertain Grandparents On A Budget In Washington DC

Who says you have to stay at home when the grandparents are in town? Check out one of these best places to entertain grandparents on a budget in Washington DC today.

03/01/2013

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Newseum Confirms 16 Layoffs in Staff Restructuring

The Newseum in Washington is laying off staff members at the museum about journalism and the First Amendment for the fourth time since its reopening in 2008, eliminating 16 positions this week.

01/10/2013

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Newseum to Offer $100 Inauguration Day Viewing Experience

The Newseum, which is located on the Pennsylvania Avenue parade route in Washington, plans to offer a special package for viewing the next presidential inauguration.

11/07/2012

Horned Deer with Folded Legs, Two-sided; Gold; Zhalauli (Kegen district, Almaty region), 7th-6th C. BCE; H x W x D: 3.5 x 4.9 x 1.15 cm; Central State Museum, Almaty: KP 22030/10; Photo: © The Central State Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Almaty.

Best Museum Exhibits To See This Fall In DC

The best exhibits this fall promise to teach and enlighten with everything from politics to natural history.

09/17/2012

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