Visit the Newseum on Saturday, Aug. 1 for a full day of ballpark fun to celebrate the opening of “Nationals at 10: Baseball Makes News.” Decorate baseball keepsakes, play fun games and enter our Nationals Family Day sweepstakes for a chance to win two tickets to an upcoming home game.
Adult and senior Newseum tickets will be just $10 all weekend! Plus, take advantage of Newseum’s Summer Fun Deal where kids 18 and younger visit free through Labor Day. Come with the whole family and enjoy festivities that include:
106.7 The Fan
See a live broadcast with Bill Rohland.
Indoor Batting Practice
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Take a swing in the Great Hall of News.
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Enter for a chance to win two tickets to the Nationals vs. Padres game on Tues., Aug. 25!
“Nationals at 10” Gallery Talks
11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Get “inside baseball” with Newseum exhibit writers and learn about the creation of “Nationals at 10.”
Loud and Proud
12 p.m. to 4 p.m., Visit The Ink Tank, a pop-up shop where you can use your freedom of expression to decorate baseball keepsakes, including foam mitts and visors.
Sports Front-Page Frenzy
1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Race across a giant gameboard as you identify elements of a front page using sports milestones.
Inside Media: Covering the Nationals With The Washington Post
2:30 p.m., Take a look back at the team’s 10-year history with sports writer James Wagner.
Cap off the afternoon with delicious ballpark refreshments, available for purchase in the Newseum Food Section.
The Nationals will offer fans who visit “Nationals at 10” a special discount of up to 25 percent on select game tickets purchased online. The discount is available beginning July 31, based on availability. Look for details on your Newseum ticket receipt.
All Nationals Family Day activities are free with Newseum admission. Supplies are limited and activities are on a first come-first served basis. Family Day activities are available on Saturday, Aug. 1. Discount adult and senior tickets are available on Saturday, Aug. 1 and Sunday, Aug. 2 and can be purchased for same-day visits at the Newseum admissions desk. Adult and senior tickets are $10 plus tax. Summer Fun Deal tickets are available to visitors 18 and younger. Up to four youth admitted for free with each paid adult or senior admission, or Press Pass membership.
Assistance (e.g., ASL interpretation, assistive listening, description) for programs/tours can be arranged with at least seven business days’ notice. Please contact AccessUs at AccessUs@newseum.org or by calling 202/292-6453.