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Friday 18 August to Sunday 20 August 2017

Explore The History of Coins and how they are MadeThe Royal Mint Museum has one of the finest collections of coins and related material in the world. 

  • Welcome Reception with Wine 
  • Includes entry into Royal Mint 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi 
  • Free Car Parking at both hotel & Royal Mint 

Want to know how to make money? Then join us on a visit to Cardiff and The Royal Mint Experience! You’ll find out how cash has evolved over the past 1100 years, and you’ll go behind the scenes to see the journey of a coin, from blank to bank. You’ll also discover the people and events behind the coins in your pocket and hear some surprising stories from The Royal Mint’s history. There are static and interactive experiences that really bring to life the 1000-year-old organisation’s heritage, too.

You will be staying in the modern three-star Park Inn by Radisson, which is in a residential area on the outskirts of the City, close to the M4 – and just a short distance from Cardiff Castle, Millennium Stadium, Wales Millennium Centre and Cardiff Bay, so it’s a top spot!

About The Royal Mint Museum

2017 is an important year for The Royal Mint, when it will strike the new 12-sided £1 coin and a shiny 50p coin to celebrate the genius of Sir Isaac Newton. You can even strike your own commemorative coin, too. As well as their monetary value, you’ll discover the different roles that coins play in our lives today, as good-luck charms and collectors’ items, for example. Did you know that The Mint also makes military, sport and commemorative medals? Some of the finest examples, gathered from more than 100 countries, are housed here.

Useful information

There are adapted rooms available for disabled, recommended to reserve at time of booking
The hotel provides ample free on site coach parking in its large car park. 
Disabled access rooms are available on request at the time of booking.


Price from £135 per person, based on two people sharing a twin or double half-boardroom. Single supplement available.


Park Inn by Radisson Cardiff North Circle Way East Llanedeyn Cardiff CF23 9XF


Call Greatdays Holidays on 0161 928 3242 quoting Boundless Royal Mint to book

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