Press Releases

Sep 20, 2017

Photo Exhibit on Kennedy Presidency Returns to Newseum Sept. 29

Sep 19, 2017

Newseum Announces Conversation Series to Coincide With “Ai Weiwei: Trace at Hirshhorn”

Aug 30, 2017

Freedom Forum Initiates Strategic Review of Program Priorities and Newseum Funding

Aug 22, 2017

Celebrate Women’s Equality Day This Saturday at the Newseum

Jul 26, 2017

“Berlin Wall: The Virtual Reality Experience” Now Open at the Newseum

Jul 13, 2017

First Amendment Earns a C+ on Summer 2017 Report Card

Jun 29, 2017

First Amendment Center Releases 2017 State of the First Amendment Survey Results

Jun 20, 2017

Newseum and Discovery Partner on Upcoming Series, “Manhunt: UNABOMBER” Premiering Aug. 1

Jun 07, 2017

Newseum Exhibit Explores Modern Gay Rights Movement on 50th Anniversary of Stonewall Inn Raid

May 23, 2017

Newseum to Add 14 Journalists to Its Journalists Memorial During June 5 Rededication

May 15, 2017

NewseumED Visits Palo Alto High School to Pilot Class on Fake News

May 09, 2017

Kennedy Photo Exhibit Returns to Newseum as Part of Yearlong JFK Centennial Celebration

May 05, 2017

NewseumED Visits Palo Alto High School to Pilot Class on Fake News

Apr 25, 2017

Newseum Finds “Alternate Understanding” of the First Amendment Among Young Adults

Apr 20, 2017

New Report Card Gives the First Amendment a C+ in the Age of the Trump Administration

Mar 27, 2017

Washington Post Executive Editor Martin Baron to Receive 2017 Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in The Media

Feb 06, 2017

Newseum and Newseum Institute Appoint New Trustees

Feb 03, 2017

Newseum Opens ‘1967: Civil Rights at 50’ Today

Feb 02, 2017

Tim Cook Named Recipient of the Free Expression Award

Jan 05, 2017

Newseum Names Sergio Furman Senior Vice President, Chief Development Officer

Jan 03, 2017

‘Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics’ Opens Jan. 13 at the Newseum

Dec 14, 2016

Newseum Announces Recipients of the 2017 Free Expression Awards

Nov 18, 2016

Newseum Opens “Annenberg Space for Photography’s REFUGEE”

Nov 10, 2016

Newseum to Host Exclusive 2017 Presidential Inauguration Celebration Experience

Nov 01, 2016

The Newseum Selects MDB Communications to Develop Advertising Campaign

Oct 26, 2016

Reporters Without Borders and the Newseum unveil banner for Austin Tice, only American journalist captive in Syria

Sep 16, 2016

Newseum Reopens the Pulitzer Prize Photographs Gallery

Aug 25, 2016

Newseum Will Host Annenberg Space for Photography’s ‘REFUGEE’ Exhibit, Illuminating Global Plight of the Displaced

Aug 23, 2016

‘Election 2016: Stumped!?’ Launches on NewseumED

Aug 18, 2016

Newseum Names Mitch Gelman Chief Technology Officer

Jul 06, 2016

CBS News, Cronkite School to Remember Walter Cronkite at Centennial Celebration at the Newseum Sept. 29

Jul 01, 2016

Surveys Find Support for Religious Liberty and Free Speech, Need for More Education About Our Core Freedoms

Jun 29, 2016

First Newspaper Printing of the Declaration of Independence Goes on Display at the Newseum

Jun 06, 2016

Newseum’s Front Pages Exhibit Goes Dark for One Day

May 25, 2016

Newseum to Host Annual Journalists Memorial Rededication June 6

May 12, 2016

Business Leader and Philanthropist David M. Rubenstein Lends Rare 1776 Newspaper to the Newseum

Apr 22, 2016

The Newseum Launches Virtual Reality Initiative

Apr 15, 2016

‘CNN Politics Campaign 2016: Like, Share, Elect’ Opens Today at the Newseum

Apr 04, 2016

Students confident First Amendment rights are secure, but nearly half say some campus speech restrictions can be justified, Gallup survey shows

Mar 15, 2016

‘Freedom in the Balance’ Launches on NewseumED

Feb 29, 2016

The Newseum Will Live-Stream Interviews From SXSW Conference March 12 to 14

Feb 26, 2016

Pussy Riot Named the Recipient of the 2016 Free Expression Award in the Arts and Entertainment Category

Feb 18, 2016

Newseum Announces Exclusive 2017 Presidential Inauguration Celebration Experience

Feb 17, 2016

Sports Broadcaster Chris Berman to Receive 2016 Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in the Media

Feb 09, 2016

Newseum Institute, Knight Foundation to Sponsor April 2 Conference on Challenges to Free Speech on Campus

Feb 01, 2016

‘CNN Politics Campaign 2016: Like, Share, Elect’ To Open at the Newseum April 15

Jan 27, 2016

John Singer Sargent Portrait of Joseph Pulitzer Goes on Display at the Newseum Jan. 28

Jan 21, 2016

Newseum Announces Recipients of the 2016 Free Expression Awards

Jan 15, 2016

‘1966: Civil Rights at 50’ Opens Today at the Newseum

Dec 10, 2015

Two Iconic Museums, the Newseum and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Partner on a One-of-a-kind Exhibit

Nov 13, 2015

Newseum’s Popular FBI Exhibit Reopens Today

Oct 14, 2015

Newseum to Spotlight Freedom of Expression With New International Award

Oct 07, 2015

Free Educational Resources Site Launched by Newseum

Sep 30, 2015

Newseum’s Popular FBI Exhibit Will Reopen on Nov. 13

Sep 22, 2015

Newseum Displays Chinese Protest Banners During President Xi’s Visit to Washington, D.C.

Sep 18, 2015

‘40 Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World — The Photography of Howard G. Buffett’ Opens at the Newseum Today

Aug 27, 2015

John M. Seigenthaler to Receive 2015 Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in Media

Aug 12, 2015

New Hands-On Video Experience at the Newseum Brings Civil Rights History to Life

Aug 05, 2015

Set of ‘The Daily Show with Jon Stewart’ To Be Donated to the Newseum

Jul 31, 2015

“Nationals at 10” Opens Today at the Newseum

Jul 21, 2015

‘40 Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World — The Photography of Howard G. Buffett’ Opens Sept. 18 at the Newseum

Jul 16, 2015

Newseum Announces $5 Million Gift from Hubbard Broadcasting

Jul 09, 2015

Jeffrey Herbst Selected as Newseum President and CEO

Jul 03, 2015

New Survey Shows One in Five Americans Believes First Amendment “Goes Too Far” in the Rights It Guarantees

Jun 25, 2015

Newseum Institute Receives Grant From The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations to Develop Religious Liberty Education Program

Jun 10, 2015

51 High School Students from Across the U.S. to Attend Washington Journalism Conference at the Newseum June 20–25

Jun 08, 2015

Newseum’s ‘Today’s Front Pages’ Display Goes Dark To Raise Awareness of the Threats to Journalists

Jun 02, 2015

Newseum to Host Annual Journalists Memorial Rededication June 8

May 25, 2015

“Nationals at 10” Opening at the Newseum July 31, 2015

May 22, 2015

‘Reporting Vietnam’ Explores How Journalists Delivered News to a Divided Nation

Apr 29, 2015

Freedom of the Press 2015

Apr 29, 2015

Roadtrip Nation and AT&T Conclude Spring Roadtrip Tour with VIP Panel at the Newseum

Mar 17, 2015

Newseum Offers Free Admission for Kids This Summer

Mar 05, 2015

‘Reporting Vietnam’ Will Explore How Journalists Delivered News to a Divided Nation

Feb 12, 2015

Opening Friday, “President Lincoln Is Dead” Features All Seven Rare April 15, 1865, Editions of The New York Herald

Feb 09, 2015

National Constitution Center Unveils Newseum Traveling Exhibit of Kennedy Family Photography

Jan 21, 2015

Newseum Digital Classroom Learning Module Endorsed by National Council for the Social Studies

Jan 16, 2015

‘1965: Civil Rights at 50’ Opens Today at the Newseum

Dec 02, 2014

Newseum Will Put Items From News Coverage of Ferguson, Mo., Protests on Display

Nov 04, 2014

Jim Duff to Accept Position with the U.S. Courts

Oct 28, 2014

Newseum Exhibit Will Display Rare 1865 Editions of The New York Herald Reporting Lincoln’s Assassination

Oct 06, 2014

Newseum to Host Memorial Service Celebrating the Life of James S. Brady

Sep 26, 2014

Portraits of 19 Newsmaking Baby Boomers To Be Displayed in New Newseum Exhibit

Sep 16, 2014

Americans know surprisingly little about their government, survey finds

Sep 02, 2014

Former USA Today Editor Peter S. Prichard to Receive 2014 Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in Media

Aug 18, 2014

Pharrell Williams’s Iconic Hat To Be Displayed at the Newseum in Washington, D.C.

Aug 12, 2014

Portraits of 19 Newsmaking Baby Boomers To Be Displayed in New Newseum Exhibit

Jun 24, 2014

Support Rises Among Adults for Student Free Expression, but One-Third of Americans Still Say First Amendment Goes Too Far

Jun 17, 2014

PBS’s Gwen Ifill to Receive Al Neuharth Award for Excellence in Journalism

Jun 13, 2014

AFP’s World Cup Photo Coverage To Be Displayed on Newseum’s Huge HD Screen Beginning June 13

May 27, 2014

Newseum to Host Journalists Memorial Rededication June 9

Apr 30, 2014

New Exhibit Opening May 16 at the Newseum Explores the Role of the Ethnic Media in America

Apr 22, 2014

‘Pictures of the Year’ Photo Exhibit Opens April 25, Only at the Newseum

Mar 31, 2014

AARP Celebrates Remarkable Baby Boom Generation with Documentary Film, Book and National Museum Exhibit

Mar 13, 2014

In a Digital World, ‘Show and Tell’ Means Bringing the Museum to the Classroom

Mar 12, 2014

16th National Freedom of Information Day Set for March 14 in the Knight Conference Center at the Newseum

Feb 06, 2014

Newseum Announces Partnership With Smithsonian Institution on New Exhibit

Feb 04, 2014

All the Drama and Wonder of the Winter Olympics on Display at Washington D.C.’s Newseum

Jan 17, 2014

The Newseum Made Headlines in 2013 With Record-Breaking Attendance

Jan 14, 2014

Newseum Opens ‘1964: Civil Rights at 50’ Exhibit Featuring Powerful Photographs of Freedom Summer