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Exploring Our National Mall: Voice Of America Studio Tour-Rescheduled from Mar. 13
Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 12:00 PM until 1:15 PM
Lectures, Tours, Seminars
GETTING THERE: Transportation is not provided to this event, but please contact the Village if you would like help coordinating a travel group. Nearest Metro: L'Enfant Plaza
GETTING IN: You will need to present a valid US federal or state-issued picture ID, such as a driver's license, passport or state-issued ID. A non-US citizen is required to provide a passport. The building security guards cannot accept other documents nor waive these requirements. Please arrive by 11:50 am for our noon tour; security restrictions prohibit late arrivals from joining the tour.
GETTING FED: There will be an optional lunch meet-up after the tour at the 21st Amendment Bar and Grill inside the Holiday Inn at 550 C St SW (C Street is accessed from Southwest via 4th or 7th Sts SW, from the Mall via 6th or 7th Sts SW) at approximately 1:30. The restaurant has its own entrance around the corner on 6th St SW or you may enter through the hotel lobby on C St SW, you will see the restaurant in front of you and to the right.
Venue is ADA compliant.
Voice of America (VOA) is the largest U.S. international broadcaster, providing news and information in more than 40 languages to an estimated weekly audience of more than 275 million people. VOA produces content for digital, television, and radio platforms. It is easily accessed via your mobile phone and on social media. It is also distributed by satellite, cable, FM and MW, and is carried on a network of approximately 2,200 affiliate stations.
Since its creation in 1942, Voice of America has been committed to providing comprehensive coverage of the news and telling audiences the truth. Through World War II, the Cold War, the fight against global terrorism, and the struggle for freedom around the globe today, VOA exemplifies the principles of a free press.
The Voice of America Studio Tour offers a firsthand look at VOA's live news and information programming that is available to an international audience in more than 40 languages on multiple platforms, including radio, television, and the Internet.