You can gain unprecedented access to The Royal Mint to discover the people and events behind the coins in your pocket.
Discover more on the origins of these fantastical creatures who represent and guard Her Majesty The Queen.
The Royal Mint is to commemorate the Sapphire Jubilee
Amongst coins on trial in ancient quality assurance ceremony
Partnership to build digital gold product on blockchain to be available in 2017
Accreditation against new standard
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What is the difference between Proof, Brilliant Uncirculated and Bullion coins?
Maundy money started in the reign of Charles II with an undated issue of hammered coins in 1662. The coins were a fourpenny, threepenny, twopenny and one penny piece...
Before the First World War The Sovereign was a firmly established part of circulating currency in Britain, having been in use since 1817.
Proof coins represent the pinnacle of the minter’s art - we explain what goes into producing them at The Royal Mint.
Designing Britain's decimal coins began in 1961, far earlier than you may imagine.