Information Panel: A Fortress of Finance: The US Treasury Building

An exhibit panel describes the Treasury Building,
Information Panel: A Fortress of Finance

NPS / Claire Hassler

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Historical/Interpretive Information/Exhibits

Like the White House, the Treasury Department has been on its original site since 1800. Declared a National Historic Landmark in 1972, the US Treasury Building is the oldest departmental building in Washington. Treasury's responsibilities encompass revenue collection, money production, accounting, and economic policy formulation.

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Last updated: May 17, 2023