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Highly recommended! Great for those interested in factories/automation

We were very pleased with the experience and the tour! We learned a ton about money and how it is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
BigHilda
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Kilgore, Texas
First Hand view of the Dollar Printing and its Histroy

It was a learning experience. Good to understand the history and the processes involved in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bobgeo1979
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bahrain
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9000 Blue Mound Rd, Open Tues-Fri 8:30-5:30, Fort Worth, TX 76131-3304
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were very pleased with the experience and the tour! We learned a ton about money and how it is printed and the printing process in general. The fact that it is free is wonderful. Make sure to leave your cell phone and other electronic...More

Thank BigHilda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a learning experience. Good to understand the history and the processes involved in the currency printing in the US. No eletronic devices are allowed. The visit is free and takes about 2-3 hours

Thank bobgeo1979
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will be sent back out to your car to leave any phones, cameras, tablets, etc. Watch the movie before the tour to help give some background and kill some time. It is interesting watching the people work, but the information given through the handheld...More

1  Thank aahamfam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of two places in the US, where the high quality paper money printed. It shows you the entire process how the paper money is made. It is a free too. No phone, no camera.

Thank Huagang C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best part of this family friendly tour--it's FREE! The staff was very friendly. Something to take note of, no phones/cameras are allowed inside. The only picture I was able to snap was in the front entrance. There are two floors at the Bureau with...More

Thank Tricia D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are two drive-way entrances to this place. Park in the one labeled Tour Parking. You go through security and a tram picks you up to go to the actual building. You have to leave your cell phone in your car. I was concerned about...More

3  Thank miamivice2011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When my wife and I decided to tour the Bureau of Engraving and Printing Facility we had absolutely no idea of what to expect. We both loved the tour! The tour is exceptionally well thought out and organized to help one get a thorough understanding...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If in Fort Worth, don’t miss touring here. Very interesting and informative. Give yourself at least an hour or two in order to really enjoy the self-guided tour and exhibits. Don’t forget to buy a bag of shredded money on your way through the gift...More

Thank Jean A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I were on vacation in Fort Worth and visited the Bureau of Engraving and Printing for a free self-guided tour. This is a fun, educational tour that you will thoroughly enjoy! Cell phones are not permitted, so you will need to leave...More

Thank NJ2SC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have no idea of what goes into printing currency until you have visited the Bureau of Engraving and Printing in Ft Worth. It is a highly secured facility with armed guards and rightfully so with the massive amounts of cash they produce there. Still,...More

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farmgirl88
22 January 2018|
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Response from Wendy B | Reviewed this property |
I thought they might have had something in the guardhouse where you go through the metal detector. Best bet is to call them: (866) 865-1194 This number is on the website too.
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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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