Bank of England Museum

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The Bank of England Museum tells the story of the Bank of England from its foundation in 1694 to its role today as the United Kingdom's central bank. The historical displays include material drawn from the Bank's own collections of books, documents, silver, prints, paintings, banknotes, coins and photographs. There is a display of gold, including Roman and modern gold bars, alongside pikes and muskets once used to defend the Bank. Computer technology and audio visual displays explain the Bank's present day role.

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London underground

Bank station on the Northern, Central, Waterloo & City lines and the Docklands Light Railway.

Monument, Cannon Street or Mansion House stations on the District and Circle lines.

Bus

8, 11, 23, 25, 26, 47, 48, 133, 141, 149 and 242 stop in Threadneedle Street.

Admission

Opening times:
MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturdaySunday
10:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:0010:00 - 17:00--


Prices:

Free

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Contact

Address: Bank of England Museum, Threadneedle Street, London, EC2R 8AH, UK
Phone: +44 20 7601 5545
Email: museum@bankofengland.co.uk

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