The National Bank’s Collection stresses mainly on economy and development of money. The collection has exhibits ranging from the antique means of payments to the latest ones, including coins, medals and notes, documents likes paintings and drawings and some other artifacts and machines. The exhibits also include latest banknotes and coins.
Arts & Museums
- Nearest Train: Gare Centrale
- Venue Description:
This bank, apart from its other services, offers a unique collection of currencies and bank notes, is a must-see if in Brussels. Behind all currencies, coins, and notes hides a very captivating tale. From rare objects used as currency (including shells, animal cogs, and stones) to the most technologically-advanced, fraud-proof bank notes: you'll find it here all. The place boasts such treasures as one of the first European currencies, counterfeit bank notes issued by Hitler, notes from the concentration camps featuring the Star of David, and of course the famous Euro! Really a must, not only for currency enthusiasts, but for anyone who is captivated by world history.