learning center and money museum


Why is a dollar worth a dollar? Who makes money? How did we buy things before we had money? Come explore the history of money, how it shapes our world, and its central role in our lives.

Online Activities

Get interactive with our money, finance, economics and Fed themed online activities

Money Museum:

Take a fun, educational trip to the Money Museum right in downtown Cleveland. Explore money and the economy in our interactive museum, or schedule a tour of our facilities for your school, organization or community group. All for free!

Visit Us

Come see the Money Museum. Open Monday-Thursday from 9:30—2:30. Admission free.

Contact Us

Speak directly to a team member about the Money Museum and our available resources.

Bring the Money Museum to You:

The Fed Scholar Story Project

Read their stories. Discover their lives. See their city. Come back soon to read Somewhere in Cleveland, The Fed Scholars Story Project.

Order our Resources

Order our popular Great Mind’s Think: A Kids Guide to Money workbook or our Wizard of Oz booklet. As many copies as you need… all for, you guessed it, free!

Borrow a traveling exhibit

Borrow one of our exhibits to display in your school or institution for free.

Request a Speaker

Have a financial literacy or economic education speaker from the Fed meet with your group for free.

Federal Reserve History

December 2013 marked the 100-year anniversary of the Federal Reserve Act, learn about more than a century of central banking through our resources.