Economy Museum at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

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At the award-winning Economy Museum at the St. Louis Fed, understanding the economy and money comes to life in a truly dynamic way. The museum allows you to engage in a hands-on journey through interactive exhibits, games and videos that cover topics ranging from inflation to banking to the global economy. Our newest gallery, The Vault, focuses on all things money related including how money is designed, security features of different bills and how long different bills last. You can also test your strength and try to lift a 28 pound genuine gold bar! Walk-ins and groups welcome.

One Federal Reserve Bank Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63102

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Kind of boring, do people really visit this?
Reviewed By Leah J March 2024

Popped in on our way back to our hotel from the Arch. It is convenient to walk to if you are visiting the Arch. Self guided tour, stay as long or as little as you like. When we went in (family of...

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Free and Fun!!
Reviewed By Beemoney97 October 2023

We stumbled upon this museum while walking and we were surprised by how amazing it was. It is free and a great learning experience. Easy for all ages to learn something. Everything is interactive and...

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Great (FREE) field trip for older elementary through high school!
Reviewed By mrsjex October 2023

Great Economics Field Trip for Homeschoolers! First, this is a FREE museum, open to the public inside the St. Louis Federal Reserve! I brought our 9, 11, and 13 year old kids here for a hands-on...

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