Think Money Grows on Trees?
Have you ever wondered?
- 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 societies and cultures, and its central role in our lives.
Please note: On May 20 – 23, Learning Center visitors should enter via Superior Avenue entrance only.
Families and other visitors are welcome at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland’s Learning Center and Money Museum. Come see the museum’s 23-foot-tall money tree, trade coconuts for oranges on Barter Island, try your hand at picking out counterfeit bills, or put crayon to paper at the Make Your Own Money station. Visit our Hours & Admission page.
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- Play our online games and learn about bartering, currency around the world, and managing money!