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Wells Fargo History Museum

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Great place for a short visit

Amazing history of WF. Interactive features, lots of actual items from past. Can do in as little... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Joanfam3
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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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Its a must for natives and visitors

A totally free museum, this is an amazing find. We take all our out of town visitors. Apart from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tuffley47
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Located in Three Wells Fargo in Uptown Charlotte, adjacent to the Levine Center for the Arts, the museum highlights Wells Fargo's colorful history including the origins of Wachovia Bank and gold mining in North Carolina. Including a rare Concord...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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401 S Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28202-1934
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing history of WF. Interactive features, lots of actual items from past. Can do in as little as 15 minutes or take a lot longer if you want. And its free!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Joanfam3
Reviewed 1 week ago

A totally free museum, this is an amazing find. We take all our out of town visitors. Apart from the stage coach, you can learn how to drive one, experience a ride in one, sit in an old car at a drive in bank, guess...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tuffley47
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice afternoon visit for “free”. After going to Betchtler museum, this was nice and refreshing. Love the hands on and facts presented.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

This is the place that I met my wife after finding out she was having an affair with a landscaper that had just gotten out of prison. It made for a nice quiet place so she would not be able to scream and make a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

My parents, my kids (two young adults & one teenager,) & I learned a lot @ the Wells Fargo Museum in Charlotte! Lots to see & learn! Free admission, we enjoyed our visit, & we will go back there again!

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank fisher05
Reviewed 22 November 2018

This is a free to enter museum in the city centre of Charlotte and is definitely worth a visit to learn about the history of Wells Fargo. Great exhibits on display. We really enjoyed our trip around the museum.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AlistairCoy
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Take the time to stop in at this free museum. Several interactive activities fir adults and children. Very interesting displays and a good video. Definitely a nice place to spend some time.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Beth C
Reviewed 15 November 2018

We suddenly discovered this museum while walking on the road and it was a surprise. There was no fee for entrance. The museum is small, but worthy to visit. The stage coaches are awesome for taking photographs. The history of a banking company is envisaged...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jamil_Sayed
Reviewed 11 November 2018

This is fascinating history. Right in Charlotte center city. Interactive exhibits, stage coaches, money with your picture on it, great souvenirs. Don't miss it! Good for all ages.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank baware96
Reviewed 18 October 2018

This fairly small, interactive museum is a must. Great history and fun activities for kids and adults. Well done! Highly recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank theheatonfamily
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