Newseum to Open Photo Exhibit Exploring the Tet Offensive

The Marines and Tet

The exhibit includes tactile images and audio interviews with Marines who fought in the bloodiest battle of the Vietnam War.
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Visit With Santa at the Newseum’s “Yes, Virginia” Day

‘Yes, Virginia’ Family Day

Meet the One-and-Only Santa Claus and listen to a reading of the beloved Christmas editorial “Yes, Virginia” on Dec. 2. Kids get free admission if they place a letter in the Macy’s Believe Box.
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Newseum and AAUW Partner on Media Literacy Education Initiatives

NewseumED and American Association of University Women

Free online resources developed by NewseumED and AAUW provide timely guidance on identifying and avoiding junk news.
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Newseum Celebrates Media Literacy Week

NewseumED-Facebook partnership

As revelations unfold daily about the destructive impact of fake news, the Newseum emerges as a leading provider of media literacy education.
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NewseumED.org Endorsed by National Council for the Social Studies

National Council for the Social Studies

The website helps students understand the historical underpinnings of today’s issues, sharpen their analytical skills, and make informed decisions in a diverse and demanding world.
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Free Admission for Service Members During Veterans Day Weekend

Veterans Day

Active duty and retired members of the military will receive free admission to the Newseum from Nov. 10 through Nov. 12.
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Newseum Partners With Facebook on Media Literacy Initiative

NewseumED-Facebook partnership

The partnership will allow the Newseum to reach an even wider audience with its resources on fighting fake news and misinformation.
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JFK Photo Exhibit Returns to Newseum

Creating Camelot: The Kennedy Photography of Jacques Lowe

“Creating Camelot,” featuring intimate and iconic photos of President John F. Kennedy and his family, will open on Sept. 29.
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Newseum and Hirshhorn Launch Joint Series on Freedom of Expression

Ai Weiwei: Trace at Hirshhorn

This fall the Newseum will partner with the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden on a series of conversations on the role of art and free speech in the 21st century.
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NewseumED Class Receives National Attention

Fighting Fake News

A Washington Post reporter sat in on our “Fighting Fake News” class and documented students’ struggle to differentiate fact from fiction.
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