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The museum features a display on the history of money; interactive, multimedia exhibits explaining the Federal Reserve's role in the economy; and a view of the bank's automated vault and cash processing areas. In addition, most group tours include a...more
All reviews shredded money gold bar self guided tour metal detector free lockers across the street free museum counterfeit money photo id interactive displays security check behind glass margaret mitchell house learning experience all ages kids and adults two hours
I stopped in late in the day and they were ready to close in about 20 minutes. After storing my cell phone I was allowed in. This is a self guided tour going through the history of money and the history of the Federal Reserve,...More
This was a great place to visit! It was nice to see the money being counted, stacked, trimmed and repackaged for going back into circulation. The displays were very informative, easy to read. The banking history was very interesting. Lifting the bar of gold was...More
I really enjoyed seeing a little bit of what goes on 'behind the scenes'.
Be prepared to go through security as if at the airport. You must leave all your belongings, including cell phones, in a locker prior to actually beginning the self guided tour....More
Stopped in as a side trip and mainly to get my hands on some shredded money.
When you sign in, you get a key to a locker (each of you) and you will need to place everything into a locker - no cameras, etc. Then...More
While visiting Atlanta we took a trip to visit the Federal Reserve Bank, learned a great deal about the federal reserve and saw the history of the bank and how money is processed. Well worth the trip and no cost.
What a great field trip! After reading reviews I thought we’d probably stay a half hour but wound up staying much longer. Staff is friendly and informative. Exhibits are interactive and interesting. If you are interested in seeing the cash-sorting and shredding process, don’t go...More
The bank was within walking distance to our hotel so we decided to check it out one day before we walked back to the hotel. We were so glad we did! Its small but has some interactive exhibits which are great for kids. Plus, you...More
You can just walk in from the street showing your drivers license and passing through a metal detector. It's free. No special badge required. It's actually very interesting. The main exhibit is the history of money. Very well done!!!. From behind glass windows you can...More
This was a nice visit with a lot of info in a very small area. THey give you free shredded money. Check in requires metal detector, you lock up all your belongings in a free locker and to provide ID. Allow about an hour. No...More