CONSENT OF INDEPENDENT ACCOUNTANTS
We hereby consent to the incorporation by reference in the Registration
Statement on Form S-8 (Registration No. 2-42170) of The Washington Post
Company, and in the Prospectus constituting a part thereof, of our report dated
February 1, 1994 appearing on page 24 of this Annual Report on Form 10-K, and
to the reference to us under the heading "Experts" in such Prospectus.
March 28, 1994