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“Excellent Museum but No Free Samples”
Review of Monetary Museum

Monetary Museum
Ranked #147 of 492 things to do in Mumbai (Bombay)
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Chicago, Illinois
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Excellent Museum but No Free Samples”
Reviewed 8 January 2014

From ancient Bharat kingdoms and empires to modern India, this museum is for you if one wishes to know the development of monetary value. Barter, then coinage, then notes; they are all on display as detailed exhibits. Many exhibits are interactive. No fee for admission; RBI has sufficient funds.

Visited December 2013
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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“A must!”
Reviewed 1 September 2013 via mobile

Even if you're not into the history of coins and notes or money in general, do check it out. You would have to leave your bag a few units down at a safe locker before you go into the museum. The museum doesn't look like its part of Mumbai. Its as if, it was plucked out somewhere from western europe. The interpretives, displays and rich history of India that has been put up for display is really intriguing and informative. Kudos to the government on a brilliant project!

Visited August 2013
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