Coin dome in the foyer of the Mint contains $24,999 one dollar coins!

Royal Australian Mint

The Royal Australian Mint is one of Canberra's real gems.

See where every coin in the pockets of millions of Aussies was originally made. Check out the coin production factory and the Mint's family of robots as they help out with the heavy lifting.

Discover the National Coin Collection, two 'holey-dollars' are just a couple of the rare, valuable and historically significant coins on display.

Mint your own collectable one dollar coin, and browse the Mint Coin Shop for great gifts, collectables and mementos made right here at the Mint.

Join a free guided tour 10am and 2pm weekdays and 11am, 1pm and 2pm weekends (except during Floriade).
.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Weekdays: 8.30am to 5pm; Weekends and ACT public holidays 10am - 4pm; Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday

ENTRY COSTS

Free

SOCIAL MEDIA

TRIPADVISOR

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER RATING

Ranked #15 of 197 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Certificate of Excellence 2016

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER REVIEWS

Money, money, money!

Tripadvisor rating Reviewed on

A great learning experience for all visitors. The facility is responsible for the making of Australian coins.

Review by

Read full review on TripAdvisor

Make your own coins

Tripadvisor rating Reviewed on

It was good fun and interesting. the computer loading robot was a laugh doing its posing ballet. The gift shop and make your own coin was great.

Review by

Read full review on TripAdvisor

No Free Gifts???

Tripadvisor rating Reviewed on

This was a lovely surprise and we were glad we visited this attraction. Lots of interesting information and you can view our coins being minted. Disappointing that they don't offer free gifts - ha...

Review by

Read full review on TripAdvisor

Read all reviews Write a review

FEATURES

  • Cafe
  • Carpark
  • Coach Parking
  • Interpretive Centre
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Shop