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October 4th  is the World Day of the Protection of Animals. Commemorative coins of the series "Save our world", produced to draw attention to the problem of preservation and protection of rare animal species.
[13.01.2020 16:24:17]
In one of the showcases of the Museum of the History of Money is a sketch - an image of the sculpture "Red Army soldier"  by Ivan Shadr. This drawing was made in 1922 for postage stamps of the RSFSR.
December 12 is a special day for employees of the St. Petersburg Mint, the oldest enterprise in Goznak.
This date is to some extent conditional. There is no doubt only that the first coins in St. Petersburg were minted 295 years ago - in 1724. They were silver rubles with the profile of Peter the Great, on which the letters "S." were placed. "P.B." - to indicate where they were minted. Since then, for almost 300 years in St. Petersburg - Petrograd - Leningrad - St. Petersburg coins have been minting.
[13.01.2020 16:11:20]
Please note: before and after the New Year holidays the Museum of Money History works on a special schedule.
[26.09.2017 14:50:39]
The biggest Russian coins – 5 kilo gold and silver coins minted in the 21st century by St.Petersburg mint are on display. Among exhibits are the smallest coins as well.
Bank in Saint-Petersburg. 1834.
State banknote. 50 rubles. Counterfeited by Napoleons’ army.
[26.09.2017 14:26:36]
Coins minted of wire got the name of “fish scales”. Coins are small but nevertheless very often have “rich” design – not only people but also fantastic animals are minted on them.
[26.09.2017 14:24:29]
Not only money but also design projects are on display on the temporary exhibition “From kerenka to sovznak: money and revolution”. Among them are designs of 1918 with new symbolic.
[26.09.2017 14:20:06]
Plenty of unique items are can be seen in the museum. These are not only coins and banknotes. For instance approved design of the USSR coat of arms of 1923 is on display.
[15.07.2016 16:22:44]
New sections have appeared at our site – “Press about us” and “Gallery”:
Participants of the 15th International Financial Congress headed by Elvira Nabiullina, Chairman of the Bank of Russia, were among the first guests of the exposition.
Friday, July 1, 2016, saw a ceremonial opening of the History of Money Exposition located in Anninskiy Cavalier of the Peter and Paul Fortress. Anton Siluanov, Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation, and Arkady Trachuk, General Director of Goznak, cut the band in front of the entrance to the exposition.
[30.06.2016 00:00:00]
The unique giant coins – the gold and silver commemorative coins with the weight of 5 kilograms each – are on display at the History of Money Exposition. They are the biggest and heaviest coins ever produced in Russia. They were struck at the Saint Petersburg Mint – Branch of Goznak.
[30.06.2016 00:00:00]
“Ethnonumismatics” installation shows the “auxiliary” application of coins as a decorative element for clothes, ornaments and interior objects.
Many objects displayed in the History of Money Exposition are demonstrated to the general public for the first time ever. Among them, there are projects of the pre-revolution state banknotes and sketches of the soviet banknotes; authentic punches for coin and medal minting of the 18th – 20th centuries; trial coins of the 1990s.
[30.06.2016 00:00:00]
In the center of the History of Money Exposition, there is the “Million” installation. It is a composition consisting of one million coins with the face value of one rouble.