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A history of creating
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What keeps the wheels of human progress turning?
The drive to explore new horizons.
The resolve to overcome hardships.
The courage to embrace diversity.
The compassion to lend a hand.
The motivation to always look ahead.
These things are alive in all of us.
Let’s explore where we’ve been and discover what’s next.

Making milestones

The history of Wells Fargo is the story of always looking forward. Discover the innovations that have been part of our DNA since day one.

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  • This day in history

    October 1913

    Wells Fargo team members pose outside Wells Fargo’s express office in San Salvador, El Salvador. Wells Fargo served customers in Central America and opened thirteen locations in El Salvador in 1913.

What drives us

Meet the visionaries, trailblazers, inventors, and local heroes who explored new horizons and embraced diverse perspectives to become a part of our history.

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Experience history up close

Inspired by their communities, each of our 12 museums gives you the opportunity to get hands-on with history.

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Wells Fargo Philadelphia Museum

Calling all educators

Our guided tours make the American experience come alive for your students with stories, interactive exhibits, and of course stagecoaches.

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Upcoming stagecoach events

More than a figure from the past, the Wells Fargo stagecoach is a symbol of how we’re always driving forward. See it in person.

Statesville, North Carolina

Carolina Balloon Festival

Event type: Concord Coach Display
Date: October 18, 2019 - October 20, 2019
Time: All Day
Location: Statesville, North Carolina

Sherman Oaks, California

Sherman Oaks Street Fair

Event type: Concord Coach Display
Date: October 20, 2019
Time: All Day
Location: Sherman Oaks, California

Vero Beach, Florida

City of Vero Beach Centennial Celebration

Event type: Concord Coach Display
Date: October 26, 2019
Time: All Day
Location: Vero Beach, Florida
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Museum store

Browse gifts, collectibles, apparel, and accessories inspired by our rich history.

Hunter 18" Plush Pony
Stagecoach Salt and Pepper Shakers
Wooden Stagecoach Replica
Canvas Tote - 25th Anniversary
Stagecoach cookie jar
Wells Fargo keychain anniversary
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