World War II

Witness to History

Boyd Lewis notebook

On May 7, 1945, United Press reporter Boyd Lewis was among 17 correspondents selected by the U.S. military to witness Germany’s surrender at Reims, France, ending World War II.
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WWII Aircraft Flyover to Pass Near Newseum

Arsenal of Democracy Flyover

On the 70th anniversary of V-E Day, the Newseum will be the perfect place to view a diverse array of historic aircraft flying above Washington, D.C.
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Star-studded premiere of “Fury” at the Newseum

Shia LaBeouf

Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, and a collection of D.C. celebrities attended the screening of the upcoming World War II film.
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