Discover over 500 years of coins forged in the Royal Mint.
Explore the story of the Mint between c1279 and 1812, when it was based at the Tower of London, in The Tower's Mint: Coins and Kings.
This permanent exhibition at the Tower of London features rare and unique objects from the Royal Mint Museum's collection.
Learn about some of the most famous monarchs who reigned over the Mint and how their coins reflected power struggles and politics.
The exhibition was developed in partnership with the Royal Mint Museum, the independent charity and museum that looks after the collection and archives of the Royal Mint.
Life in the Mint could be hard, but it was often a family business within a tight-knit community. Explore what life was like for the workers of Mint Street through outdoor installations and interactive displays.Read more about life on Mint Street
The Tower's Mint: Coins and Kings reveals many surprising stories, including Sir Isaac Newton’s efforts to catch counterfeiters and tales of thievery, ransom and even mysterious illness.Read more surprising stories of the Mint
This sparkling silver luxury White Tower hanging decoration is hand embroidered using the same metal thread work techniques used to sew royal dresses and finery in centuries past.