Annual memberships support the Newseum and its mission to provide millions of visitors with a deeper understanding of the unique and critical role the First Amendment plays in the nation’s history, its present and its future. See a list of Contributing and Sustaining members here.

Join today and receive the following benefits:

  • Unlimited free admission for a full year
  • Priority seating at Newseum programs
  • Invitations to special member events
  • 10 percent discount on lunch (food only, parties of 4 or less) at Jaleo D.C. and China Chilcano, courtesy of José Andrés’ ThinkFoodGroup
  • 10 percent discount in the Newseum Store and Food Section
  • Advance notice of cutting-edge programs
  • Close-up look at the artifacts and images that made history
  • $5 discount on guest tickets (purchased on-site on day of visit)


Pricing Information

  • Individual: $75 – for one person of any age
  • Dual: $125 – for two people of any age living at the same address
  • Family: $175 – for two adults and up to four children (ages 18 and under) living at the same address


Enhance your experience with even MORE benefits!

Contributing: $250 
All Family Membership benefits, plus:
  • Two general-admission guest passes
  • Invitation for two to one special event
  • Invitation to a private gallery talk with a Newseum curator
  • Recognition on the Newseum website

Sustaining: $500 
All Contributing Membership benefits, plus:
  • Two additional general-admission guest passes (four total)
  • Private weekday tour for up to four people
  • Annual invitation to a “Back-to-School Night” with reception and discussion facilitated by the Education team
  • 10 percent discount on adult team building activities such as NewsManiaTM and Ace Reporter Challenge Scavenger Hunt


Newseum memberships are non-refundable, non-transferrable and valid for one year from the date of purchase.

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