Central Bank of Ireland Visitor Centre

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The Central Bank of Ireland Visitor Centre, located in its North Wall Quay headquarters, offers visitors a glimpse into the unique work and history of the Central Bank with engaging exhibitions and interactive displays suitable for all ages.  Access to the Visitor Centre is free and both individual and group visitors are welcome.  

The Visitor Centre is currently hosting two exhibitions focusing on Irish currency.  Pounds, Shillings and Independence expores the birth of Ireland's first modern currency after independance.  Visitors can discover the origins and design of the iconic Series A and Ploughman banknotes, and imagine see what might have been through unique 3D printed replicas of the original coin design submissions.

 
The Euro Exhibition, on loan from the European Central Bank, has several distinct elements focusing on euro banknotes, euro coins, security features, the history of money and a kids’ corner for younger guests.
 
Individual visitors can drop in at any time during opening hours, with dedicated staff and free leaflets on hand to help you get the most from your visit and answer any questions.
Groups can book tours in advance by emailing visitorcentre@centralbank.ie 
 
Details
 
Admission: Free
Opening hours: 10:00-16:00 Monday to Friday (with last entry at 15:30.) 
Group tours: email: visitorcentre@centralbank.ie 
Tour capacity: 20 visitors (maximum) 
Location: The Central Bank of Ireland Visitor Centre can be accessed via the main entrance of the Central Bank’s headquarters in North Wall Quay, Dublin 1.
 
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