Strike Your Own Coin

A British Icon on your very own coin  - The 2018 Frankenstein £2 .

A visit to The Royal Mint would not be complete without striking your own coin to take away as a memento of your visit.

Notice to all guests

Striking Your Own Coin is available to all tour guests. This can be purchased on the day on check in.

Strictly limited  to one coin per person per tour.

Thank you for your understanding. 

From 1st October, at the Royal Mint Experience you will have the opportunity to strike your own Frankenstein coin.


  • The only official UK coin to celebrate 200 years of Frankenstein
  • Features an innovate coin design by Royal Mint coin designer Thomas T. Docherty portraying ECG monitor style wording of ‘Frankenstein’
  • ‘A SPARK OF BEING’, a quote from the novel, features as edge lettering on the coin
  • Celebrate the legacy of Frankenstein and the birth of science fiction
  • A unique gift for fans of Frankenstein and popular culture

This is available for a limited time only and is subject to availability. 

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