May 2, 2019 11:00 am

This is a visit to the Bank of England Museum followed by lunch at The Mercer.

Learn what the Bank of England does and how this affects you. Find out how we work to keep prices stable (the cost of things like food, televisions and train tickets). Discover how we ensure that the financial system is safe and sound. You can pick up gold bar and discover why our building is on top of one the worlds’ largest stores of gold. You’ll learn why people started to use paper money and how we make our notes difficult to copy.