The purpose of the Museum is to educate the public on Malaysia?s economy and economic history as well as the Central Bank?s role in the nation?s economic development.
Offers a multifaceted range of themes through its six permanent galleries: Children?s Gallery, the Bank Negara Malaysia Gallery, Economics Gallery, Islamic Finance Gallery, Numismatics Gallery and Art Gallery. These galleries delve into the Malaysian economy, the Bank?s role in the nation?s economic development and financial landscape since pre-independence to the present-day. Reinforcing the Bank?s role as the leader of national numismatic and supporter of arts heritage, the Museum also showcases numismatic treasures that are as old as history as well as its dynamic collection of Malaysian and ASEAN artworks.
The purpose of the Museum is to educate the public on Malaysia?s economy and economic history as well as the Central Bank?s role in the nation?s economic development. Bank Negara Malaysia Museum and Art Gallery elevates visitor experience through innovative temporary exhibitions, special programmes and outreach activities that strengthen and enrich the community from all walks of life. The Bank Negara Museum was opened in 2011 and replaced the earlier Bank Negara Money Museum.
It is located in Jalan Dato' Onn and occupies a wing of the modern glass and steel Sasana Kijang building which also houses the SEACEN Centre and the Islamic Financial Services Board. This is a good museum and well worth visiting even if you are not an avid coin or banknote collector. After all, everyone is interested in money! It is also a suitable venue for school trips and free guided tours can be arranged. Open from 10am to 6pm daily. Closed for the first three days of Hari Raya Aidilfitri.