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.
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Accreditation against new standard
No story evokes the magic of a Victorian Christmas better than ‘A Christmas Carol’. Probably the best-known of Charles Dickens’ works, this well-loved tale with money and coins as a central theme carries a joyous message.
Christening gifts are, and for centuries have been, a traditional part of a christening or naming ceremony.
Classic coin wedding traditions - Used to symbolise prosperity, love and unity, coins have a long standing history within many wedding traditions across the world.
Christmas is a time for giving, so it’s not surprising that the connection between coins and Christmas has a very long history. This Christmas The Royal Mint is proud to offer both a traditional Silver Sixpence, and a lucky Silver Penny.