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Money Museum of the Deutsche Bundesbank

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Nice museum with a bit of propaganda

The museum is a bargain (free), with lots of interesting pieces and information, also for children... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
marceld947
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Echt, The Netherlands
via mobile
Wonderful History of Money

If you are into finance, economics, or accounting this is definitely worthwhile. Most others may... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
hectorg856
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San Juan Metro Region, Puerto Rico
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The Money Museum is an interactive place for exploring the world of money. How is cash produced? What is book money? How does monetary policy work and what exactly does a central bank do? What role does money play in a globalised world? Striking...more
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Wilhelm-Epstein-Str. 14, 60263 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

The museum is a bargain (free), with lots of interesting pieces and information, also for children. But there are some areas which feel a bit obligated (fotos of old presidents of the bank), or are very 1-dimensional explaining the official germam financiel view. But regardless...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marceld947
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

If you are into finance, economics, or accounting this is definitely worthwhile. Most others may find it boring and small.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hectorg856
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Great for anyone with special interest in currency. The museum, though small, is very well designed with interactive exhibits. Free lockers are available at the basement.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DrJohnWong
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This museum is perfect. It is very well presented, interactive, fun, informative and not too much! You learn all about counterfeit notes, how to spot them under a microscope, coins, the different European coins, gold bullion (you can touch a slab!), explains financial terms in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent museum, it take you through the history of Money in the world, how to struck the Euro coins and the history of Gold. Very enjoyable.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mohaini79
Reviewed 28 July 2018

The Money Museum "GeldMuseum" is located near the Deutsche Bundesbank building. You should take the U-Bahn U1, U2, U3, U8 and stop to "dornbusch" stop than walk approx. 10 minutes. The Museum is free, and very didactic for people who have limited notion of Finance...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Lugano22
Reviewed 12 May 2018

As we knew much of Frankfurt was shut on a Sunday tried making our way to this free museum. Signage from U-bahn poor but managed to ask directions. Very interesting display with lots of reading (English & German) with some interactive displays. Could have spent...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Michael N
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Well done. Intersting. It's free...or better it Came included with the Euro's adoption ...so not so free

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Mises L
Reviewed 3 April 2018

I recently visited this museum. There was no entrance fee, which was a surprise to us, but we appreciated that. The museum walks you through pretty much all the aspects of money - from its historical origins, the development of coins and bills, the development...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank christenerz
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I loved the display and the fact that it was not that crowded. At least when I was there. It is something to do when you have time to kill.

Date of experience: June 2017
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