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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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Money Money Money

fascinating this is the real deal, see how its printed and packaged, great for the whole family... read more

Reviewed yesterday
paul b
Acton, Massachusetts
Interesting Tour

We toured on a weekday afternoon, and it wasn't too crowded except for a few large school groups... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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9000 Blue Mound Rd, Open Tues-Fri 8:30-5:30, Fort Worth, TX 76131-3304
+1 817-231-4000

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Reviewed yesterday

fascinating this is the real deal, see how its printed and packaged, great for the whole family. they have lots of exhibits as well as hands on things for kids to do

Thank paul b
Reviewed 6 days ago

We toured on a weekday afternoon, and it wasn't too crowded except for a few large school groups. I like that it is a self-guided tour with headphones to guide you. You can spend as long as you want at each section. The facility is...More

Thank travelbug281
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this on Trip Advisor and was apprehensive about how interesting it would be. I was pleasantly surprised! The admission and tour are both free. The self-guided tour was informative, but entertaining. The employees were friendly and often waved at us from their work...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is worth a stop ! Mind blowing seeing our printing money seeing the steps it takes to print our bills .

Thank nomore087
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even for a government-run, non-National Park Service site, this is an outstanding experience. We were there on a rainy mid-week day in summer and it wasn't crowded at all - maybe 1/3 of the parking lot was filled. The tour is well organized. The contract...More

Thank Swimfins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had never seen how our currency is made, so visiting the only plant outside of D.C. was a real treat. The tours are self-led and it is extremely well organized. A short 15 minute film is shown on a regular basis and it, too...More

1  Thank bohste
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't really know what to expect but we were really surprised at how much fun we had here. You can not take in any electronic items cell phone, cameras, pagers, etc so be sure to leave that in your vehicle. You ride a tram...More

Thank g m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was amazing.It was so fun for adults and children of all ages.I really loved this place because they had a self guided tour that goes over the whole process of creating money.There was so much to do and one of the best thing...More

Thank FatFlash
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing time we had! The adults and children learned so much about the sophisticated and intricate process of printing currency. We spent 2 hours there easily. There are certain days (once a month?) where they have a hands-on activities for kids but we...More

Thank MBinVA_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bureau of Engraving and Printing is a great place to visit and it is art of the book KMBP (Kids Memory Book Project) as our 29th stop. I took my kids and my parents from Brazil and they loved it. Keep in mind that you...More

Thank Marques1976
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Dana T
2 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.
Dana T
2 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
3 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.