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The Money Museum

1 Memorial Dr, Kansas City, MO 64108-4604
+1 816-881-2683
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Interesting free tour!

We did a free guided tour. The woman was very informative. I never knew that millions of dollars... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Quick, interesting visit to see money

You can probably see everything in about an hour; the tour guides enjoy their jobs! The stacks of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kansas City, Missouri
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1 Memorial Dr, Kansas City, MO 64108-4604
+1 816-881-2683
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Reviewed yesterday

We did a free guided tour. The woman was very informative. I never knew that millions of dollars are shredded each day. We watched workers stack and bundle money in a glass enclosed work area. At the end of the tour, we got a little...More

Thank Lindaliz
Reviewed 6 days ago

You can probably see everything in about an hour; the tour guides enjoy their jobs! The stacks of money is not something I have seen anywhere else. We went on a special Friday when there was a tour of the art collection. Not many pieces,...More

Thank Kcb42n8
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an awesome educational experience for me and my family. There was so much to learn. Every facet of our nation's currency was either shown or explained. Interactive activities were fun! A very small gift shop but has enough to bring home nice gifts...More

Thank Aarona P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Money Museum was free & it was rainy so we decided to visit while in KC. It was a lot of fun watching money being counted, shredded, put onto pallets & stored. ( All behind secure glass giving a view of the vaults &...More

Thank Baja001
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited Kansas City with our 4 yr old and 1 yr old sons. This was one of our stops, but the kids weren't all that impressed. It was a neat place if we had time to read everything more. But, it wasn't too kid-friendly....More

1  Thank designinnikki
Reviewed September 11, 2017

The museum is inside the Federal Reserve Bank. It’s small yet eye opening. I’ve never seen that much cash and that big piece of gold brick in person before. It’s interesting to observe staff putting money into machines that scan for counterfeits and sort out...More

1  Thank maymay w
Reviewed September 8, 2017

I knew the Federal Reserve was there, but I didn't know about the Money Museum until I was heading to a nearby museum. The Money Museum is an interesting stop. The coin collection dating from the Washington era and through now is amazing, coins I...More

2  Thank jra3
Reviewed August 25, 2017

The most interesting part of the free Money Museum is the cash vault where one can see Federal Reserve employees handling millions of dollars of cash. There are also some educational exhibits about the Federal Reserve, as well as small collections of coins and banknotes.

Thank EugeC
Reviewed August 22, 2017

It took us about an hour to tour this compact museum inside the Kansas City Federal Bank. Be aware the security people will scan your driver license prior to admission. My favorite exhibit was the coin display of currency in circulation during each president's time...More

1  Thank msray53
Reviewed August 18, 2017

I am glad I went to this museum. The tour guide was very knowledgeable. You get a chance to design your own money and watch them move the money from the vault to the men who then count it through the machines. What was nice...More

2  Thank patriciagN839PF
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Chas A
June 18, 2017|
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Response from Tony C | Reviewed this property |
There is no guided tour. You can complete the self-guided tour in an hour or less.
Elizabeth K
March 14, 2017|
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Response from Abby A | Property representative |
You do not. Walk-in guests are welcome anytime Monday through Friday, 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM. Thanks!
Becky T
December 17, 2016|
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Response from Dan W | Reviewed this property |
2 hours