Museums & Exhibit Design

Christy Wallover

Christy Wallover
Photo credit: Andi Wang/Newseum

Christy Wallover

Exhibit writer

Christy Wallover has been the Newseum’s exhibit writer since 2017. A strong researcher and storyteller, Christy presents intricate chapters in history thoroughly and thoughtfully. In collaboration with her colleagues, Christy oversees the complex process of weaving artifacts and images into the exhibit script to create a rich, insightful narrative. Before joining the Newseum, Christy worked in the Division of Armed Forces History and on music exhibitions at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History.


Authored Major Exhibits:

  • The Marines and Tet: The Battle That Changed the Vietnam War
  • Pictures of the Year: 75 Years of the World’s Best Photography
  • Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement
  • Seriously Funny: From the Desk of “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”
  • Journalist Memorial