Image of Newseum


The Newseum is an interactive museum that promotes free expression and the five freedoms of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution, while tracing the evolution of print and electronic communication from earliest days of the United States to the technologies of the present and the future. The modern seven-level, 250,000-square-foot museum is located at 555 Pennsylvania Ave. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
The Newseum has 230 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1997, Washington Journal: Newseum. The year with the most videos was 1998 with 28 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2017 with an average of 7,775 views per program. Most appearances with John Milewski (49), Frank Bond (18), Margaret Carlson (14). Most common tags: Journalism, News Coverage, Photojournalism.

Recent Programs

  • Program Image

    2017 Free Expression Awards Ceremony

    The Newseum presented its annual awards at a ceremony recognizing those who have promoted free expression in areas of…

  • Program Image

    The Press and the Presidency

    The Newseum hosted a forum titled, “The President and the Press: The First Amendment and the First 100 Days.” The discussion focused on the…

  • Program Image

    Bill of Rights Debate

    Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton re-enactors debated the need for a Bill of Rights. December 2016 marked the 225th…

  • Program Image

    Declaration of Independence and 1776

    David Rubenstein talked about the Newseum exhibit “1776 - Breaking News: Independence.” The exhibit features an original…

See all programs


    See all Newseum people