learning center and money museum



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.



Read and Write

The Fed Scholar Story Project

Read their stories. Discover their lives. See their city. Read Somewhere in Cleveland, The Fed Scholars Story Project.

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 New 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.