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Day 330 of 365 Things to Do, See & Eat in Jamaica – Visit the Bank of Jamaica’s Money Museum

Jamaica's Money Museum

The Bank of Jamaica’s Money Museum in Kingston offers exhibits and displays that tell the story of money and how it developed in Jamaica and around the world. There are many numismatic pieces on display along with the artifacts that help to recreate the historical background of the pieces through time. Visitors also learn about how coins are made. About counterfeiting, and ways of “looking after money.” The island’s history is told through its money from the times of Taino trading and glass beads and pieces of eight through credit cards, pounds, shillings, and dollars. The museum offers a fascinating guided tour that’s well worth taking.

About 365 Things to Do, See and Eat in Jamaica
Jamaica has so many unique foods, places and events to offer. These things are often missed by visitors to Jamaica and even locals. Our goal is to have you try new things and see what Jamaica has to fully offer with something to do 365 days of the year. Please note that these are all our opinions and we are always open to suggestions.

Photo Source: Jodi Craiglow

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