travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Bureau of Engraving, Fort Worth, Texas

 
00
    
Legend
  • History & Culture travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 10.9mi
lizzy_a's pictureby lizzy_a History & Culture travel tip
added on the 22nd of October, 2010
A very informative and really interesting tour about money, money-printing and currency in the US. The Bureau of Engraving has another location (the main on) in Washington, DC and this is the place where all the money for the States is printed. Awesome!

You have to know, though that there is a very high security check before you get inside, so be sure to leave your cameras, tech-tools and anything that could be seen as a weapon. The tour lasts around 50/60 minutes, so its not so long, but is better to go on the early one, because here aren't so many people and you can catch more of what the guide says.

Don't miss it! See it!

Address:
9000 Blue Mound Rd, Fort Worth, TX 76131, USA

Price:
Free tour.

Opening Hours:
Depends on the season.

On the web:
http://www.moneyfactory.gov/tours/fortworthtxtours.html

 
Fort Worth StockyardsH3 Ranch
 
 
 
History & Culture
tips

Recent travel tips for Fort Worth

  • H3 Ranch
    You can get a bit of a Texas taste in this traditional restaurant in the heart of the Stockyard District. The H3 Ranch serves excellent food with fresh salads, delicious dessert and great wine. The staff was courteous, helpful but not [...]
    D: 4.4mi00
  • Fort Worth Botanic Garden
    Perfect for a picnic, a tranquil stroll on a warm day or just for photographic preferences, the Fort Worth Botanic Garden is open to the public all day long for a small fee. The Japanese Garden is a treat, beautifully designed place where [...]
    D: 4.2mi00
  • National Cowgirl Museum
    Dedicated to the heroic and memorable women of the country, the National Cowgirl Museum is an emblem of the courageous, witty and strong-willed women of the West. There are collections of photographs, maps, and painting featuring the Wild [...]
    D: 4.6mi00
  • Amon Carter Museum
    Full of modern, eclectic artworks such as paintings and photography, the Amon Carter Museum is open to the public free of charge and its aim is to inspire the new generations to express themselves in art. The exhibitions feature [...]
    D: 4.5mi00
  • Grace Fort Worth
    Designed in a quite contemporary style, Grace Fort Worth has a room for larger events, anniversaries or just a friendly outing, family gathering perhaps. Their food is really good, try the beef dishes, they are excellent. The service is [...]
    D: 2.3mi00

Things about Fort Worth you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Fort Worth Sights

 Fort Worth Botanical Gardens is a very beautiful and natural habitat, which provides all the tranquility and calm you need to experience. The place offers great variety and depicts the biggest natural sights of Texas with the carefully administered showrooms, which have the exotic birds and tropical plants displayed. The Japanese gardens are as popular as the Greenhouse and provide a great [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Brisbane, Australia
Kirkland House cheap accommodation in Brisbane is most lovely, engaging and low cost accommodation for business men’s and other people need to...
Food: Accommodation brisbane

Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegowina
Recently opened Hotel Union offers something for everyone. This sophisticated hotel is located in the heart of Sarajevo, close to the business...
General: Hotel UNION

 

Ottawa, Ontario
Parliament Hill is the grandest and the most beautiful part of Ottawa from architectural point of view. It consist of three buildings that house...
History & Culture: Parliament Hill

Sion, Switzerland
If you are at Sion, you should try to visit the ancient roman building remnants, that are mainly covered by private buildings. You should also go...
Sightseeing: Roman building remnants

 

Split, Croatia
If you are at Split, the ancient Spalato, you should take a look at the palace of the emperor Diocletian, reigning in the late 3rd century a.c. ...
History & Culture: Ancient palace of the roman emperor Diocletian

Miskolc, Hungary
I recommend this restaurant for very tasty fish menus. The prices are very good and the food is even better. I was amazed by the long menu with all...
Food: Fish restaurant in Miskolctapolca

 

Petra, Jordan
Petra is now one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. It is a fabulous place from the Eastern tales, simply breathtaking. The old city was...
History & Culture: The Ancient City

Islamabad Gharbi, Pakistan
Enjoy residing at luxurious hotels in Islamabad with Trekkso - One of the best travel and tour operators of Pakistan. To know more visit http://www...
General: Hotels in Islamabad

 

Moscow, Russia
Using the metro is the best and fastest way to get around Moscow, although it might prove to be difficult to understand how things work. Metro...
Public Transportation: Use the Metro

Alberta, Alabama
Alberta is a nice Canadian province to require a road trip. the general public head W from city to metropolis so work their thanks to opaque gem...
General: The Ultimate Alberta Road Trip

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*