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*The Newseum is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
One chaperone for every 10 students will receive free admission. Additional chaperones over the required 1:10 chaperone ratio will be charged $17.50 each.
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Teachers: When reserving classes, please note the Learning Center capacity is 36 students, or fewer depending on the class. Groups exceeding the Learning Center classroom capacity will be assigned staggered class times based on your group's window of availability.
For large groups: If you are bringing more than 36 students and do not want or cannot split them into multiple Learning Center class sessions, we offer some classes in the Documentary Theater. The Documentary Theater capacity is 100 students. Multiple staggered class times can be assigned to accommodate your group.

EDClasses & Training

  • From Facts to Firewalls: Leading Free Speech Debates

    Get the First Amendment background and media literacy techniques to help students understand where and how they can exercise freedom of expression in a world of social media and social protests.

  • Is It Fair? Evaluate Your Media

    Are accusations of bias clogging your news feed? Are your students quick to point out that something's unfair — but not as ready to explain why? Tune up your “fairness meter” to assess how objective or biased content really is.

  • The Civil War: From the Front Lines to the Front Pages

    Students see how technology affected news coverage and public perception of the Civil War, then create their own front pages with breaking news, maps and telegrams.

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