VIP tours | The Royal Mint

An exclusive opportunity to go behind the scenes
to see more of what The Royal Mint has to offer...

Discover the sights and sounds of areas never before open to the public.


A talk from the experts (Bronze, Silver, Gold)

Hear an informative introductory talk by a Royal Mint curator or by one of our highly skilled designers, setting the scene for your VIP tour.

The Royal Mint Museum (Gold Only)

Your chance to see a world-famous collection. Visit The Royal Mint Museum for a behind-the-scenes look at a world-famous treasure trove of historic coins, medals and associated numismatic objects.

The Royal Mint Experience Tour (Bronze, Silver, Gold)

Unlock over a thousand years of history. Tour the award-winning Royal Mint Experience, journey through the 1000 year history of The Royal Mint, and observe the skill and craftsmanship that go into making a coin.

Circulating Coin Production (Bronze, Silver, Gold)

See how the coins in your pocket are made. Enter the working environment of the circulating coin production area and watch blank discs of metal being transformed into coins in the blink of an eye.

Proof Coin Unit (Silver and Gold Tours Only)

The highest standard of minting. Experience the Tool Room before seizing the opportunity to strike your own very special coin in the Proof Coin Unit, where the highest quality coins and medals are made for collectors.

Bronze Tour
9.30 - 12.30


Silver Tour
9.30 - 15.00


Gold Tour
9.30 - 16.30


More Information-
Please note VIP TOURS are strictly for over 16's only. 

Please note -Due to the exclusivity of VIP tours, and the high demand for bookings, we reserve the right to limit individual visits over a 12 month period

Strike a precious metal coin.

Guests enjoying the Silver and Gold VIP tours will have the opportunity to strike a 2019 Silver Proof £2 Britannia*.

The Certificate of Authenticity will be personally signed by the Queen's Assay Master, Graeme Smith.


Cost £125

* Subject to availability. Coins change periodically. This can be purchased on the day of your tour at the Admissions Desk on arrival.

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Before you arrive, please take a moment to read our:

Pre-arrival notes for VIP Tour   Gwybodaeth Cyn Cyrraedd i Ymwelwyr

Please download and complete the VIP Tours Health Questionnaire:

Health Questionnaire  Holiadur Iechyd

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