September Is for Seniors

Seniors, Senior Month, September

September is the best time for seniors to visit the Newseum! For groups of 10 or more, seniors age 65 and over will enter the Newseum for only $11 (plus tax). You can take advantage of this special rate now by contacting the Newseum’s Group Sales at 202/292-6690 or via email at

free bonus class: Finding Facts in the Age of Fake News

NewseumED will also be offering a special “Fighting Fake News” class for seniors throughout the month of September. The free class will be held Monday through Friday at 11 a.m. in the Newseum’s Documentary Theater. No registration is required.

Class Description

Fake news, bots … memes? The seemingly endless list of buzzwords in the news can make it hard to stay ahead in today’s ever-changing media landscape. In this 50-minute free program, participants will get clear definitions of current media terms and practical tools to spot misinformation and disinformation. Participants will leave the session equipped