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Kids Zone: Coins from Around the World

Money Museum
818 N Cascade Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
719-482-9846

Date:
Feb 15, 2020
Schedule:
Sat 10:30 a.m.–Noon, 1:30–3 p.m.
Cost:
Free

Your kids might think of coin collecting as their grandpa’s boring pasttime, but after this intriguing event, they’ll leave eager to start their own collection. First, kids will choose coins from the Money Museum’s collection, including hundreds of pieces of 200-year-old change from countries such as Egypt and Greece. Then, children will get a chance to figure out where the currency comes from, what metal it’s made of, and who possibly once owned it. After comparing their findings, kids can draw their own currency on paper for a fictitious country to present to the class.

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