See money come to life at the Bank of
England museum and discover the history of the Bank, its buildings, architecture and the people who have shaped it over more than three hundred years Learn about the history of paper money. Discover the penalty for banknote forgery in the 19th Century and explore the security features that protect your banknotes against counterfeiting today. Visit our virtual gold vault and try and lift a real gold bar. Climb aboard our boat to find out more about the Bank’s role. Take the helm of our boat game and navigate through over 300 years of financial storms using our interactive tools. From family-friendly activities
including activity sheets for the children, treasure hunts and storytelling to temporary exhibitions and a small gift shop. Admission and all events and activities
are free of charge. For opening hours and up-to-date information
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