Museum

Sale of coins and banknotes to numismatists

Presentation of the museum



THE CENTRAL BANK OF TUNISIA’S MONEY MUSEUM

 

GENERAL AND PRACTICAL INFORMATION

LOCATION:
Located on the east side of the Central Bank of Tunisia’s new building on Avenue Mohamed V.

HISTORY : 
Inaugurated on 15 November 2008.

CATEGORY : 
Numismatic museum

BUILDING AND ARCHITECTURE :
Elliptical space covering 600 square meters between the 0 and 1st floor. It contains a permanent exhibition room, a temporary exhibition space, a media library and a shop.

COLLECTIONS :
2000 coins of different periods: Punic, Roman, Byzantine Vandal, Medieval, modern and contemporary. 200 banknotes from Tunisia and different countries from the Maghreb and from Europe. The technical aspect relating to the manufacturing and destruction of coins is clearly visible and explained thanks to the exhibition tools, on the 1st floor, which help to carry out these operations: metal blade with holes, round metal disks (planchets), strikes (inscription on coins), coin plaques before banknotes printing; tools and banknotes destruction.

ADDRESS :  
Avenue Mohamed V

CONTACT US : 
Telephone: (+216) 71 12 25 63
E-mail: musee@bct.gov.tn

OPENING HOURS : 
Tuesday to Sunday from 9h.30 to 16h30.

ENTRANCE
The museum entrance and visit is free of charge 

VISITS AND ACTIVITIES
Reservations for school, university and other group visits (between 20 and 25 persons) can be made via e-mail: musee@bct.gov.tn

 

The Money museum is the latest of the specialized museums in Tunisia 
 

 

 

The Money Museum’s gift shop is worth the visit ! 
Located at floor 0, it offers a classic yet very warm architectural panorama. The shop offers a wide range of products for everyone: collector, student, pupil…  


A Museum for all ! 
Conferences, Workshops, Meetings, Exhibitions … Come and discover, the Money Museum reveals it all!