learning center and money museum

Learn

Looking for ways to learn about money, the economy and the Federal Reserve System?

Online Activities

Trade your way home from the Barter Islands before the sun sets, see what money looks like in other countries, discover different examples of U.S. currency.

Play

Watch

Read and Write

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.

Read about current economic conditions

Learn about tourism, the weather, inventories, capacity utilization and more in the Fed’s Beige Book - a summary of stories about regional economic conditions.

Enter a contest

We have a writing contest for high school juniors and seniors and an economics research competition for college students.

Our Resources

Learn about personal finance with “Great Mind’s Think: A Kids Guide to Money” workbook or the economic story that may be behind the Wonderful Wizard of Oz. All resources are free. Looking for academic economic papers or in-depth analysis of economic issues? Visit the research or community development departments.

Other Fed Resources

Visit www.FederalReserveEducation.org to search for free resources on the Fed, money and the economy. Don’t see what you are looking for? Contact us.

Visit Us

Take a virtual tour of our Learning Center and Money Museum and if you are in the area, come visit us.