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A Noteworthy Woman Exhibition

A Noteworthy Woman Exhibition

Extended until September 2, 2019

An exhibition that explores the imagery on our new vertical $10 bill, featuring human rights inspiration Viola Desmond. This exhibition puts a spotlight on the life and work of this remarkable, trail-blazing, Canadian woman—the first to appear on a regular bank note.


Take a FREE Guided Tour!

Get the Most From Your Visit—Take a FREE Guided Tour!

From July 2 to September 2, 2019

Treat yourself to a guided tour of our gallery spaces.

English tour: 11:00 and 14:30
French tour: 10:30 and 14:00

The guided tour lasts 45 minutes.


Museum Blog

July 18, 2019

RCNA Convention, 2019

By: David Bergeron

Bank of Canada Museum will be at the 66th annual convention of the Royal Canadian Numismatic Association (RCNA).
Content Type(s): Blog Subject(s): Collection, News & Events
July 8, 2019

Landscape Engraved

By: Graham Iddon

Retaining the landscape format but showing human activity and intervention transformed the imagery into an extended portrait of Canada and Canadians.
Content Type(s): Blog Subject(s): Collection
May 24, 2019

The Hunting of the Greenback

By: Graham Iddon

During World War Two, the Bank created the Foreign Exchange Control Board (FECB). One of its major tasks was to find as many US dollars as possible to pay for American imports.
Content Type(s): Blog Subject(s): About Us, History

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Open Daily, 10:00 to 17:00

Free Admission

Learn more about the exciting, interactive Bank of Canada Museum.


Trading Planets and Inflation Busters, two new school programs available at the Museum.

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Plan Your Visit

Welcome to our Museum!

Complete Commemorative Note Series

Since issuing its first series of bank notes in 1935, the Bank of Canada has issued four commemorative bank notes. Each commemorative note marks an important milestone for the reigning monarch or a defining moment in Canadian history.

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Search the Collection

Looking for specific items in our Collection? Here you will be able to access all of the items in our Collection that have been digitized so far.

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Travelling Exhibitions

The Bank of Canada Museum is hitting the road! Check out our travelling exhibitions in a city near you.

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