Bureau of Engraving and Printing

Located in the heart of the Nation's Capital, the Buerau of Engraving and Printing, Washington, DC Tour and Visitor Center is a great place to learn all about U.S. paper currency.  Students and scouts can see millions of dollars being printed as they walk along the gallery overlooking the production floor!  The free 40-minute experience includes an introductory film and gallery tour of the production process.  The visitor center includes exhibits and currency products for sale. Groups will learn more about how money works in the United States on this fascinating tour that is sure to lead to lots of follow up thinking. 

Contact Info
Address: 301 14th Street SW, Washington, DC 20228. District of Columbia. Tel: 866-874-2330. Website: www.moneyfactory.gov. Hrs: 9AM-2PM daily. 

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 40 minutes. Cost: Free.
 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.