Coins: Handling & Making

Handle coins and make your own foil coin collection.

Take the opportunity to get up close with history. Learn about local history and take the exciting chance to handle coins that form part of our collection. Then inspired by this create your own coin collection from foil to take home.

We have an amazing extensive coin collection with the earliest coin dating to around 50BC and including Roman coin hoards, including the famous Patching Hoard many of which are on display. These can inspire your creative side as you make your own coins and learn about the collection!

Ages 7-13 years.