Bank of England Museum Free

This fascinating museum tells the story of the Bank of England since its foundation in 1694 to its role in today's economy. There's even a genuine gold bar which may be handled! Read More
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Housed within the impressive walls of the Bank of England, this fascinating museum takes you through the history of the bank since its foundation in 1694 to its role today as the nation's central bank.

There are gold bars dating from ancient times to the modern market bar, coins and a unique collection of banknotes. There are also many items you might not expect to find, such as the pikes and muskets used to defend the bank; the Roman pottery and mosaics uncovered when it was rebuilt in 1930; and documents relating to famous customers such as Horatio Nelson, George Washington and the Duchess of Marlborough.

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Prices and Opening Times

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Opening Times

Monday - Friday 10.00 - 17.00 (Last entry at 16:30)

Closed weekends and Bank Holidays

Venue Details & Map

Bank of England Museum

Address
Bartholomew Lane
London
EC2R 8AH
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 3461 5545
Email
Website
http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/museum
Public transport:
Tube or DLR: Bank Tube or rail: Liverpool Street Rail: Fenchurch Street or Cannon Street (weekdays only)

Facilities & Accessibility

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Access Inside Building Facilities
All routes suitable for wheelchair users
Access into the Building
Temporary ramps available
Accessible Bathroom Facilities
Bathrooms available with emergency call system
Designated wheelchair accessible public toilet
Some toilets with handrails
Accessible Communication Facilities
Hearing loop system
Information available in audio format
Information available in large print
Accessible Parking Facilities
Drop-off point for guests available outside main entrance
Accessible Venue Facilities
Assistance dogs welcome
Level access, ramp or lift to the lounge
Level access, ramp or lift to the shop
Staff available to assist
Staff disability awareness trained
Wheelchairs available free of charge
Additional Accessible Facilities
Accessible baby changing rooms
Attraction Facilities
Audio commentary available
Gift shop
Indoors
Patron toilets
Booking Facilities
Coach parties accepted
Payment Facilities
Free entry

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