A new exhibition at the Bank of Canada Museum
December 6, 2017 The Price of VictoryWe opened the Museum doors at noon on Saturday, November 11, and to my amazement, more than 70 visitors flooded our entrance in the first hour.
November 23, 2017 The Bank of Canada Museum Goes International
Every year the conference of the International Federation of Finance Museums (IFFM) draws museum directors from five continents to a get-together aimed at sharing best-practices and keeping up with the latest trends in the world of financial museums. This year was the Bank’s first opportunity to attend the conference with a museum in fully-operational mode.
November 8, 2017 Harry Potter Was Here
Imagine your kids nagging you to visit a great cathedral or whining, “Kevin’s family got to go on a walking tour of Oxford, why can’t we?” Oddly enough, this scenario may not as far fetched as it sounds.
October 23, 2017 A Curator’s Favourite Task
I have several key responsibilities to meet the requirements of my job. None of them is more gratifying than conducting research about the incredible artifacts in the Bank’s collection.
Tuesday to Sunday, from 10:00 to 17:00
Learn more about the exciting, interactive Bank of Canada Museum.
Pop into the Bank of Canada Museum and enjoy some warm, indoor fun as part of your family’s Winterlude experience.
- February 3–4
- Solve the riddles; find the money. A scavenger hunt with tasty prizes for the winners and cocoa for all.
- February 10–11
- Can I tell if my money is counterfeit? Will polymer notes break in the cold? Drop in for a currency demonstration.
- February 17–18
- Warm up with cedar tea while a Métis fur trapper answers your questions about Canada’s first economy.