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Bureau of Engraving and Printing

300 14th St SW, 14th and C Streets, SW, Washington DC, DC 20228-0002
+1 202-874-4000
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Headquartered in D.C., this is where money is printed.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“ticket booth” (60 reviews)
“gift shop” (132 reviews)
“paper money” (36 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM, 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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300 14th St SW, 14th and C Streets, SW, Washington DC, DC 20228-0002
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+1 202-874-4000
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"ticket booth"
in 60 reviews
"gift shop"
in 132 reviews
"paper money"
in 36 reviews
"dollar bills"
in 32 reviews
"shredded money"
in 19 reviews
"money making"
in 17 reviews
"tour guide"
in 75 reviews
"uncut bills"
in 16 reviews
"holocaust museum"
in 53 reviews
"entire process"
in 10 reviews
"short video"
in 23 reviews
"cool tour"
in 9 reviews
"quick tour"
in 21 reviews
"free tickets"
in 29 reviews
"no pictures allowed"
in 8 reviews
"minute tour"
in 18 reviews
"tour starts"
in 18 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Getting tickets in advance was easy. I contacted my local representative and they gave me a form to fill out. Everything was taken care of through email. It is free. 4 of our party of 12 were running late and the staff/security were super nice...More

1  Thank zozo1967
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was such a cool place to visit. We were always curious about how our money was printed. You will need a ticket for this museum. Admission is free. The building is surprisingly in need of some repairs. We saw the broken windows taped with...More

Thank josephine1996
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fast tour but so good to see. Our teens loved it. Our tour guide was good and informational. Be sure to visit the gift shop to get your money-themed souvenirs! We didn't plan to visit, but we picked up tickets before entering...More

1  Thank CanadianTexan99
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a kool place. Where else are you gonna see millions of dollars right in front of you. It was informative and does not take very long.

Thank Robby F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived just before 9 AM, and we able to get tickets for 9:15 AM. They seemed to have stacks of tickets at various times and in 15 minute increments. There was no line when I picked up the tickets. The entrance is on the...More

1  Thank TXMomofBoys
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family (husband and 8 year twins) and I thoroughly enjoyed this unique and eye opening tour. Tour guide was very knowledgeable and funny. Made us appreciate what goes on to produce the money we use everyday! Gift shop was a bit of a let-down...More

Thank 989beng612
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in May and there we no lines for tickets. We were inside the entrance 10 minutes after getting the tickets at the kiosk behind the main entrance. The tour is a little dated but we had a very good tour guide and our...More

Thank Stacy C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tour was great and the tour guide was very nice! Neat to see how the money is made new idea of making money! Nice gift shop afterwards to purchase coins and uncut bills. Nice collector items. If you plan to go tour then you need...More

Thank rxlady84
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Toured the Bureau of Engraving and Printing yesterday. Only issue we had, was we showed up early to line up for tickets. We requested tickets for 2:45. They handed the tickets to my husband with the time folded inward and the instructions folder outwards. We...More

Thank Stacey H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the tour. Nice staff, friendly workers. Lots of information and is fun to see the complete process. Super organized, and timely tours.Would definitely recommend it.

Thank laristain
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Albert F
June 4, 2018|
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Response from Ken C | Reviewed this property |
I just checked this so sorry for the late reply Albert. They are usually pretty good about working with you at the bureau of engraving but maybe two adults should go pick up tix. Go half hour early in the am as the line does... More
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Jesal S
April 10, 2018|
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Response from Connie H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, non-US citizens are allowed in - they do not ask for any sort of ID, you just have to put bags through an x-ray belt and walk through a metal detector (like at the airport). The Bureau is not open on weekends or... More
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