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“Interesting exhibit”

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
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Double-Decker Hop-On Hop-Off Sightseeing Tour of Philadelphia
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Currency is not made at this site. There is an exhibit on the first floor and this is the only place you are allowed to go. The exhibit was good. Free admission.

Thank Anne W
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"shredded money"
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"free money"
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"dollar bills"
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"self guided tour"
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"paper money"
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"interactive exhibits"
in 3 reviews
"constitution center"
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"motion"
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"mint"
in 14 reviews
"souvenir"
in 5 reviews
"display"
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"security"
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"monetary"
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"teens"
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"mementos"
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"commemorative"
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

You must go through security to get in the building. We were greeted and given a small bag of shredded money and a pamphlet regarding the exhibit. Nice memento! The exhibit is interactive and tests your knowledge of the American banking system. Pity that they don't give out free samples. There is a machine that will take a quarter and replace it with a new commemorative state quarter. Since we have an interest in economics and history, it was enjoyable.

Thank beachkiki
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

Almost as soon as you walk in, the staff gives you a bag of about $100 worth of shredded bills. Makes a great gift and souvenir. My kids really enjoyed (and so did adults) some of these exhibits on money. Like simulating bank payments (how long to pay back a loan if this much interest, this is monthly payment, and how much total would you end up paying etc) as well as games on money etc. it's free and total you can finish in 5 min (if you just want the money) or up to 45 minutes (if play a bunch of games) as it's all self - guided.

Thank 1020bluestem
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Good information and story of how the fed functions and it purpose. You can get a fresh quarter there (uncirculated condition intended for circulation) out of the machine. Free and worth going. Wish they had more unique things to buy.

Thank B138877
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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

There is a lot of history in the small museum. If you like money there is a variety of old coins and paper money. It is free and they give you $100 in shredded money.

Thank CrissyK3554
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