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Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

You can see this in 20 minutes. You have to go through security but they do give you a bag of shredded money than you would have to pay for at the mint.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

While spending a day in the historic portion of Philly seeing Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, etc., we stopped by recalling that when we had visited almost a dozen years before they had a giveaway for the kids, but we completely forgot what it was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gwleach32057
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Like the Constitution Center (Museum) this requires some level of education or expertise going in. If economics and fiscal policy isn't in your sweet spot this self-guided exhibit isn't for you. We went here just after seeing the mint a block away, and our eleven...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

My husband and I did the self-guided tour, Movement of Money. It is very well done and includes several interactive displays. Lots of good information, plus you get a bag of shredded money. Very nice staff!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Firstly I did not know that you could visit here I thought it would be a closed government facility however once you clear airport style security it’s free to enter There is a small but excellent exhibition on how the US Financial System works and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We were on a hop on hop off bus and the guide recommended this place for us to visit. We are so glad she did! It had an exhibit there that will be there for awhile and it was very informative and had a few...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

A combination of admission and free attractions help to make a vacation affordable and while there are plenty of places you will want to spend your money in Philadelphia, this is one of the free gems that will help you balance the budget. Anyone planning...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

The evening news often wonders whether the Federal Reserve in Washington will, or will not, raise interest rates. I wanted to know how our contemporary monetary system evolved and decided to visit “Money in Motion,” a permanent exhibit at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Elisabeth B
Reviewed 16 April 2018

If your visiting Philadelphia's Historic District be sure to stop in and see the Federal Reserve Bank exhibit, "Money in Motion". Its self guided, easy to follow and Free. We were there in the early part of April and they even gave each of us...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ratez
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Again, lots of security to get in. Third time patted down today!!! ha ha. Informative, interesting, really a self guided tour. Some of it a bit silly. Question and answer places as you walk around. Something to do for sure while walking a big tour...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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