What You Didn’t Know About Fort Knox

Gold, gold, and more gold...that's why Fort Knox was built, after all. Source: (galacticconnection.com)

We all know from history class, as well as TV shows, movies, and books, that all of America’s gold is kept in a vault at Fort Knox. This bullion bunker in the heart of Kentucky, of all places, is a mysterious, secret, well-guarded place that few people have seen. Fort Knox is, after all, the most secure place in the United States. Aside from the piles of gold bars, what else do we know about this fortress of golden steel? Let’s look at some of the little-known facts about Fort Knox.