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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
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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 March 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.

Upcoming event The Big Draw

24-28 October: The Big Draw - Designs on your money

Explore the banknote gallery and learn about the various security features. You can then design your own secure banknote.What new features will you add to make it even more secure? Your imagination is the limit. Enter our competition with prizes to be won. 10.00am - 4.30pm