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.
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.
Bank of Canada Museum will be at the 66th annual convention of the Royal Canadian Numismatic Association (RCNA).
Retaining the landscape format but showing human activity and intervention transformed the imagery into an extended portrait of Canada and Canadians.
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.
Open Daily, 10:00 to 17:00
Learn more about the exciting, interactive Bank of Canada Museum.
Trading Planets and Inflation Busters, two new school programs available at the Museum.