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A young visitor enjoys the Security by Design ExhibitionChildren will enjoy the events taking place in the Museum during school holidays, from treasure hunts to storytelling.
 
Adults and children alike will enjoy the special exhibitions on the Bank’s history and work, featuring fascinating objects from our collections that are not usually on display.
 
Your Money: What the Bank Does
A new permanent display which explains the role of the Bank of England in today's economy. The display looks at how the Bank maintains the value of your money, and how it protects the financial system from economic shocks.
 
The Guide to What’s On lists the forthcoming events for this year.
 
Don’t forget to book ahead if you’d like one of our popular talks for groups.
 

What's On

​21 July 2014 - Spring 2015

 

The First World War and
the Bank of England

To mark the centenary of the outbreak of WW1, this temporary exhibition will look at the impact the Great War had on the economy, and its effects on the Bank of England and its staff.

​23 July - 29 August

 

Making Money:
Design your own banknote

Learn about banknote security features then design your own secure banknote to take home. Which famous character would you choose to appear in your banknote? Or would you choose a famous building or landmark instead? What new security features would you add to make the banknote even more secure? Your imagination is the limit. Enter our competition quiz with prizes to be won. There will be talks on today's banknotes in the Museum cinema at 1:00pm
10:00am - 4:30pm​


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