Kansas City, Missouri: Money Museum: Truman's Coins

See a stack of $40 million in $100 bills. Lift a 27-pound gold bar. Among the souvenirs are bags filled with approximately $165 in shredded money. Also here: Harry Truman's coin collection.

Address:
1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, MO
Directions:
Inside the Federal Reserve Bank. From downtown drive south on Main St. Pass the WWI Memorial tower on the right, then just past the stoplight bear right onto Memorial Drive. Take the first left to the parking lot for the bank. ID required, no weapons, cameras welcome in part of the museum.
Hours:
M-F 9:30-3:30 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
816-881-2683
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$10,000 gold certificate at the Money Museum.

Money Museum

At one time, $1,000 notes were in general circulation. The Federal Reserve even printed $10,000 gold certificates. And if you have ever wondered what a million dollars look like, at the Money Museum you can see a stack of $40,000,000 in $100 bills. Plus, the museum encourages you to walk out of the building with one of its money bags filled with approximately $165 in shredded bills.

[Jon Morgan, 11/24/2019]

The museum also houses President Truman's coin collection.

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