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Inside the Economy Museum at the Federal Reserve Bank

411 Locust St, Saint Louis, MO 63102
+1 314-444-7309
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Great interactive learning experince

If you're at all interested in the Federal Reserve system or even just in learning about our parts... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
nlambertson
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Easthampton, Massachusetts
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Cool Place

Very cool place. A lot of interesting material and information. The museum is inside the Federal... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
td397
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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The economy. We hear about it every day, but how much do we actually know about it? The award-winning Inside the Economy(R) Museum inside the historic Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis will immerse you in a one-of-a-kind experience that explains the economy, and your role in it, in a fun and interactive way. Engage in a hands-on journey through nearly 100 exhibits that are brought to life through interactive displays, games, sculptures and videos.
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  • Average6%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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411 Locust St, Saint Louis, MO 63102
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+1 314-444-7309
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

If you're at all interested in the Federal Reserve system or even just in learning about our parts in the economy, this is a great museum. You'd never know this was inside a bank, it's a very interactive learning experience. And you get a free...More

Thank nlambertson
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Very cool place. A lot of interesting material and information. The museum is inside the Federal Reserve Bank (huge) in downtown St. Louis. It is also free and a nice stop!

1  Thank td397
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Was burning time on a family visit to St. Louis and decided to come here. They do a great job of dumbing down the US economy to a level that most anybody can understand. I say it's great for kids, but let's face it: a...More

Thank Wandering_97340
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The building itself is awe inspiring. We saw the signs for the museum as we were walking by and decided to go inside. Pass through security, greeted and ushered into a small room for a presentation before doors open to the museum It is small...More

Thank travelgalAvon
Reviewed 14 July 2017

A free museum that carefully explains the economy in easily understood language. It certainly is not the top attraction in the Saint Louis downtown area,but can be easily combined with visits to the Gateway Arch and the Old Courthouse (Where the Dred Scott case was...More

Thank springpa
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Let me start by saying this museum is definitely targeted for children. But that said, as an adult I enjoyed it very much. A lot of the displays are interactive and all are educational. A great, fun way to introduce kids to money, the stock...More

1  Thank bellyd
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Not really a museum but a self tour through smallish displays. Probably best for 10-12 year old children. Parking was a hassle and entering the place took longer than we expected. You must have photo ID. If you've seen all the other attractions in St....More

Thank Matt59
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Free museum which gives kids (and adults) tips on smart spending and describes how the global economy works. The staff were warm and friendly and we were the only visitors on the day we were there. The kids had fun with the interactive exhibits and...More

2  Thank kroberts0525
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The Economy Museum is an interesting place to visit. Very informative and educational for all ages. The staff was informative and helpful. You can even get a small bag of shredded currency.

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We visited with our 6 and 11 year olds. The exhibits were engaging and highly interactive. We we're impressed at how they integrated technology.

1  Thank Sara M
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Susan K
22 January 2017|
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Hi Susan We are open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. Hope you can plan a visit! Regards, Suzanne
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