Media Tours

Students —
Here is the link to the lottery system that will allocate our tour spaces.

The lottery opens at 9 a.m. EST Oct. 9 and closes at 11:59 p.m. EST Oct. 12.

A reminder: Tours are limited to students only, and the lottery will not extend past deadline.

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.

The Atlantic
10 to 11 a.m. / Limit 15

Hear from reporters at The Atlantic about covering national stories. Tour the space used for reporters and editors covering some of the most significant and in-depth political coverage.

The New York Times
11 a.m. to noon / Limit 15

Hear from a reporter at The New York Times about covering politics in the nation’s capital. Tour the space used for reporters and editors covering some of the most significant and in-depth political coverage.

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
features. 

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 is 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 the 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.