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The Bank of England Museum will be taking part in the London-wide 'Museums at Night' event, when lots of popular attractions open up after hours.
All of their usual displays will be available, and the museum staff are also promising to reveal some unique objects from the Bank's collection... which they'are promising we can hold (please be a bar of gold!).
Bank staff will be on hand to answer all your questions.
Craig has been to the Bank of England Museum himself, and found it to be a lot more interesting than he was expecting. It sounds like quite a dry museum on paper, but it's not all about money. They've got lots of exhibits about London's past as well, including plenty of pictures and photos of the buildings and streets from years gone by. Read Craig's review of the Bank of England Museum before you go, so you can see what it's like inside.
Craig’s review of Bank of England Museum – “I don't suppose many tourists bother to visit the Bank of England Museum (or even the locals) but I've always had a soft spot for this place. But not because of the money. I don't really care about the history of the bank -- I like it because there's lots of architectural history on display inside here. They have cabinets full of old photos and paintings and drawings… continued”
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