Did you know? The Newseum is a 250,000-square-foot museum of news and history offers visitors an experience that blends five centuries of news history with up-to-the-second technology and hands-on exhibits located in Washington D.C. just minutes from Baltimore and Virginia.
What: Go check out the World premiere of critically acclaimed Investigation Discovery documentary "March to Justice," followed by a panel discussion.The panel discusion includes:
- Kerry Kennedy, president of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights and daughter of former U.S. Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy
- John Seigenthaler, First Amendment Center founder and former administrative assistant to Robert F. Kennedy
- Carolyn McKinstry, former president of the board of directors of the Sixteenth Street Foundation and witness to the Sixteenth Street Baptist Church bombing in Birmingham, Ala., in 1963
The Newseum, in partnership with the Kennedy family and Investigation Discovery, hosts the premiere of the critically acclaimed documentary "March to Justice." The film, debuting Monday, February 25 , 2013 at 8 p.m. on Investigation Discovery, chronicles the path to the passage of the historic Voting Rights Act through a unique pilgrimage with three generations of the Kennedy family.
When: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 whereas, the screening begins at 7 p.m.; panel discussion to follow
Where: Newseum ~ 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20001
FYI: The program is part of the Newseum's year-long exploration of John F. Kennedy's presidency, family life and death, to mark the 50th anniversary of his assassination. "JFK," opening April 12, 2013, at the Newseum, will include two new exhibits and a film, as well as public programs and special events.