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Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland: Learning Center and Money Museum

1455 E 6th St, Cleveland, OH 44114-2517
+1 216-579-3188
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Free Money (Shredded)

This was a nice stop on a walking tour. We learned about the Federal Reserve system. The inside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Athens, Georgia
Cute way to learn about money

Took my 6 and 3 year olds here. It was pretty much lost on the 3 year old, although he did have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jenn P
Washington, PA
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Ever wonder how money works or what the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland does as part of the Central Bank of the US? Our Learning Center and Money Museum features more than 25 fun, hands-on exhibits that answer these questions and more! We have friendly staff on hand and interactive games, visual exhibits, creative stations and great films that explain everything about money you can think of from how we use it to why it looks the way it looks. Come see our historic lobby, take pics with our money tree, trade coconuts on Barter Island, identify counterfeit bills and even make your own money! All this in the heart of Cleveland, just steps away from other downtown attractions. Admission is free and photos are welcome.
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  • Average4%
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1455 E 6th St, Cleveland, OH 44114-2517
+1 216-579-3188
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a nice stop on a walking tour. We learned about the Federal Reserve system. The inside of the building is beautiful Italian marble. Very ornate. Cages that used to house bond sales are now museum rooms. Nice visit.

Thank FredL757
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my 6 and 3 year olds here. It was pretty much lost on the 3 year old, although he did have fun with some of the exhibits even if he had no clue what they were. The 6 year old got a kick out...More

Thank Jenn P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I brought my son after studying a Cub Scout adventure. Very educational about how money works at a level good for any age! The goody bag is awesome - all free! He even got a scouting patch!

1  Thank HollyKessler
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have known it was in Cleveland, 1st visit. Loved it. Hours during week 10:30 to 2:30. Double check hrs. Mini tour explained the building history and yellow marble interior from Italy. Self tour included identification of real money from counterfeit. Took a photo under the...More

Thank malbeclady
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I was not sure what to expect, but the building is beautiful with lots of gorgeous architecture & worth the time to go in. Would be great for elementary to middle school students with lots of interactive activities. I enjoyed the displays & the history...More

1  Thank Viola221
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Wasn't sure what to expect but this was a highlight on our Cleveland visit. Learned lots and can't wait to re-read the Wizard of Oz! Visit this place and you'll understand!!

2  Thank heezit
Reviewed 19 April 2017

A worthwhile stop in downtown Cleveland. Only takes about an hour. We learned a lot and had fun. The museum is free but you will pay about $13 to park at nearby parking garage.

3  Thank Jacqueline P
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I visited this place with my grand nephews over their spring break. They are ages 10 and 12 and enjoyed the many interactive exhibits on money and the bank. They enjoyed an exhibit in which they had to figure out if the bills presented were...More

5  Thank quetalamigo
Reviewed 14 April 2017

typical government insanity but brought to a new level of laziness . . . . . they have taken 99% of the human interaction (a rep from the museum) While the short film is interesting there could be more films or places to watch them....More

Thank C D M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

What a great place! Interesting, beautiful and free! Learned about things I never knew! Stopped in right before an Indians game-spent a few minutes and was worth my time. My husband and I found it interesting because as adults, we thought we knew a lot....More

3  Thank Di740
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