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Bureau of Engraving and Printing

9000 Blue Mound Rd, Open Tues-Fri 8:30-5:30, Fort Worth, TX 76131-3304
+1 817-231-4000
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Very cool and free

This is one of two places where paper currency is printed. The tour is free and takes you along a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
globaltrekster
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Interesting

This is a very interesting tour to see how money is made. The short film explains the process very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Luv2travel_RS
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Moncton, Canada
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  • Average3%
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“self guided tour” (118 reviews)
“cell phones” (45 reviews)
“paper money” (44 reviews)
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9000 Blue Mound Rd, Open Tues-Fri 8:30-5:30, Fort Worth, TX 76131-3304
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+1 817-231-4000

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of two places where paper currency is printed. The tour is free and takes you along a guided path with an audio tour of the process it takes to print the money. Stacks and stacks of it. Be sure to watch the...More

Thank globaltrekster
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting tour to see how money is made. The short film explains the process very well. The actual self-guided audio tour is informative but there needs to be a better description or signage to identify the different processes. A number of...More

Thank Luv2travel_RS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this tour! And the price is right- free! Be aware- leave phones and cameras in the car. Not allowed. Free parking. You get a brief movie on making the money, a self guided tour of the printing presses from a cat walk view--with...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very informative and educational but at the same time fun and cool! All ages will love this field trip!

Thank JEP0712
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my son and his friends here when they were around 10. Great experience and lots of fun and information.

Thank russell3975
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice tour covering all the machines that make our cash. Tourists walk along an elevated hallway above the shop floor with a birdseye view of the process. Workers below are very good natured and wave as they are working. Some have made humorous signs along...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just go! This is one of only two location in the United States that prints money. The majority of the lower denominations are made at this Fort Worth location. Plan to spend two hours to allow time to go through security (no cell phones or...More

Thank Texans112
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is definitely worth a visit! So cool to see how our currency is produced. So many steps involved with specialized machines. It's a self guided tour, everyone gets a little audio guide to carry with them and listen to. Our kids are 7...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Get to see the USA bills printed and it is all free. Do not use google maps address as it takes you to the wrong entrance. Well worth the stop in. It is all A sell guided audio tour where you are on the second...More

Thank I_Like_Cats_12
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Extremely educational, and FREE!!! Well done. Highly recommend for families. Gift shop is interesting as well..

Thank Nancy R
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Dana T
3 August 2017|
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Response from dougfmftw | Reviewed this property |
We, and others that I noticed, left our cell phones in our car. We assumed that security was such here that we had nothing to worry about.
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Dana T
3 August 2017|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
The main entry building has metal detectors and they will make you return your phone or any recording devices to your vehicle. They do have lockers, but I don't recall if there was a cost. The parking lot has several... More
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TravellerSmita
4 June 2017|
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Response from bohste | Reviewed this property |
They allow bus groups to visit all the time. In fact, there is bus parking in the same lot as the automobiles.
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