Media Tours

Tour signups will take place from Oct. 9-12, with a form that will be uploaded to this page.

Tours are limited to students only. Spaces are limited, and names will be drawn through a random lottery system.

Thursday, Oct. 31

Christian Broadcasting Network
9 to 10 a.m. / Limit 10

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the network. The tour will include meeting with producers and reporters, touring the newsroom and getting to see how the shows go on air. 

Friday, Nov. 1

Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
10 to 11 a.m. / Limit 20

Located in the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace building in Dupont Circle, the Pulitzer Center has become a leading source for quality international reporting in major U.S. and European media outlets.

Visit their offices, view samples of their projects and hear about their innovative media model from staff.

11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. / Limit 20

Participants will learn how the Bureau operates in the field, at Headquarters, and within communities across the country. They will also gain a rare look inside the organization’s investigative divisions, laboratory resources, professional occupations, and more.

The rich experience tells the story of the FBI’s internal operations and history, as well as how its cooperation with local, state, federal, and international partners helps further its unique role in national security
and law enforcement.

Voice of America
Noon to 1 p.m. / Limit 20

The Voice of America Studio Tour is a behind- the-scenes look at live broadcasting on radio, television and Internet in several of our 46 languages. Tours are guided with audio and video

VOA’s headquarters is home to a series of historic murals commissioned by the U.S. government to depict the Social Security Act and other New Deal programs enacted in response to the Great Depression.

National Museum of African American History & Culture
1 to 2 p.m. / Limit 40

The museum bills itself as a place where all Americans can learn about the richness and diversity of the African American experience, what it means to their lives, and how it helped shape this nation. 

U.S. Capitol
2 to 3 p.m. / Limit 20

During your hour-long tour you will learn about history of the Capitol and the work that goes on there. You will receive an in-depth tour from a staff member of Rep. Ted Lieu, D-California.