Admission is free. Tickets are required for the Currency Production Tour through September 1.
Tickets are not required to enter the visitor center and gift shop.
The BEP distributes a limited number of timed tour tickets at the ticket booth on a first-come, first-served basis. Demand is high for tickets and go quickly when released, particularly during the Cherry Blossom Festival and days surrounding federal holidays.
The ticket booth, located at Raoul Wallenburg Place (formerly 15th ST, SW), opens at 8:00 a.m. Monday through Friday and closes when all tickets have been distributed for the day.
The tour entrance is located on 14th Street, SW, near C Street. Visitors must line up according to their ticket time at the entrance on 14th Street and wait directions from tour guides to enter the building.
All visitors are required to go through security screening.
Hours of Operation - March 20 through September 1
9:00 a.m. -6:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (Advanced Reservations for Large Groups Only)
Tour runs every 15 minutes
Visitor Center & Gift Shop
8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. (the entrance closes at 6:00 p.m.)
The visitor center and gift shop entrance is located at 14th Street, SW, near C Street.