Discover more information about the introduction of the new 12-sided £1 coin
What is the difference between Proof, Brilliant Uncirculated and Bullion coins?
officially opened by Rio 2016 medal winners
the man who knew how to coin a phrase
Accreditation against new standard
The Royal Mint has signed a Technical Cooperation Agreement with the Treasury Department of Thailand
Just 20 minutes from Cardiff, you can gain unprecedented access to The Royal Mint to discover the people and events behind the coins in your pocket, and hear some surprising stories from our history.
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Go behind the scenes at the world’s leading export mint to follow the journey of a coin, from a blank to a bank.
The Royal Mint puts 1,000 years of history into combining the finest craftsmanship with cutting- edge techniques to make coins and medals for over 60 countries.
Experience the sights, sounds and smells of thousands of glistening coins, hot off the press to the precision striking of over 700 coins per minute.
Learn about Sir Isaac Newton’s innovations while Master of The Royal Mint and technological advances invested in the new 12-sided £1 coin.
Discover fascinating facts about the coins in your pocket and the craftsmanship that goes into each miniature work of art.
See another side to the coins in your pocket.
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