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Late night opening of the museum 2012: ‘gastronomy’

Discover the nightly atmosphere in our museum on Thursday 22nd November between 5 and 10 p.m.

The Dynasty series of Belgian franc notes

For the month of November, this latest edition of the Museum’s Object of the Month turns its attention to a very specific series of Belgian banknotes: the Dynasty series, issued just after the Second World War.

Key dates of the financial crisis (since December 2005)

Interested in finding out more about the worldwide economic and financial crisis?

Money games

Card money first made its appearance in the various French and Dutch overseas colonies at the end of the 17th century where it existed as a form of “emergency money”. This “Object of the Month” focuses on these rare cards, the existence of which was often rather short-lived.