You Gotta Check Out The Amazing HP New Media Gallery at the Newseum
A plane makes a miracle landing on the Hudson River, and one of the first photos of the crash is taken by an iPhone and transmitted through Twitter. A rallying cry on Facebook inspires an uprising that leads to the resignation of Egypt's longtime president and resonates throughout the Middle East.
The 2,500-square-foot HP New Media Gallery blends the latest in digital technology with the Newseum's critically acclaimed multimedia expertise to place visitors at the center of the news revolution. Five groundbreaking interactive experiences and two video presentations illustrate the evolution and progression of global media. Live Twitter feeds fill touch-screen monitors and instantly connect visitors with news stories that are currently trending.
Can be found on LEVEL 4 at the Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave N.W., Washington, D.C. 20001.
See for yourself why the Newseum is called the “must-see” attraction in Washington, D.C. Located between the White House and the U.S. Capitol, a visit to the Newseum is a conversation-inspiring experience you won’t find anywhere else.
Explore historic artifacts, Pulitzer Prize-winning photographs, interactive exhibits, a 4-D theater and much more, to relive historic moments through the eyes of the media. Discover how the news and the First Amendment shape and connect our world.