Newseum Voted Best in D.C. in Nickelodeon's 2009 Parents' Picks Awards
It's official! The Newseum has won the award for Best Museum in Washington, D.C., in Nickelodeon's 2009 Parents' Pick Awards. The Newseum is honored as the spot that "exhibits the coolest kid-friendly culture in town."
One of seven stellar nominees, the Newseum earned this accolade when parents nationwide voted online for their favorite businesses and local resources. Winners were selected from more than 10,000 nominees in 52 major U.S. cities. Awards ranged from "Best Museum for Families," to "Best Toy Stores," to "Best Playground."
All Parents' Picks businesses are nominated based on recommendations from Nickelodeon's local city editors who live and work in the cities they cover, in conjunction with the sites' user feedback. Nickelodeon's ParentsConnect Web site draws about 2 million unique visitors each month, according to Nickelodeon. User votes ultimately determined the winning venues in 30 different categories.
So bring the entire family to visit seven levels of fun, exciting, interactive galleries, exhibits and theaters. Buy your ticket now, or get a great value with a Newseum annual membership that provides insider access and key benefits.