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Visit the Bank of England Museum

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The Bank of England has a unique role promoting the good of the people of the United Kingdom by maintaining monetary and financial stability. However, our Museum is about much more than money! Discover the history of the Bank, its buildings, and the people who have shaped it over more than 300 years.​


Every day at the Bank of England Museum...

Acitivities every day at the Bank of England museum
Bank of England Museum, Bartholomew Lane, London EC2R 8AH. Open Monday to Friday, 10am-5pm. Admission and events are free. Certificate of excellence 2016 winner - tripadvisor

Current exhibitionCapturing the City

Capturing the City: Photography at the Bank of England - until Summer 2017

The Bank’s photographic collection provides a fascinating record of the Bank, its buildings and staff since the Victorian era. In partnership with the Bank of England Archive, this temporary exhibition takes a look into the Bank’s past, and explores the history of a medium that has come to dominate the world around us #CapturingtheCityBoE.

Gold barsUpcoming event

22, 23*, 28, 29 and 30* December: Crafty Christmas and Creative New Year

Get creative this Christmas with a selection of Museum inspired crafts to design and decorate. Gold bar moneyboxes, door hangers and masks, the choice is yours. There’s a chocolate coin for every child.
10am to 4.30pm (*10am to 1pm on starred dates).