Old Money, New Riches

Sep 08
Passport Cleveland

Old Money, New Riches

  • September 8, 2015
  • 1:00 PM

Cleveland's long banking history began when the city was no more than a frontier village, with the first institutions founded before the Civil War. By the turn of the 20th century, Cleveland was a major industrial power, with more than half of the country's millionaires living here. Visit two grand old bank buildings built to reflect the city's stature. Enjoy a tour of these venerable structures and a visit to the Money Museum (sorry, no free samples!).

Did you know? In 1914, Cleveland was chosen as one of the nation's 12 Federal Reserve cities.

1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Tour of the old Society Bank Building on Public Square

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Tour of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

**NOTE: Each person must show a valid driver's license, or state identification card, or passport, to enter the Federal Reserve Bank.

Tour begins at 200 Public Square and ends at The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, 1455 East 6th Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44114.