India’s first online museum: Culture is now just a click away!Smriti Saxena
From currency to stamps, all you want to know:
What is it? Mintage World is an Indian online museum of coins, currency notes and postage stamps. The museum has information on more than twenty thousand coins, more than three thousand notes and more than one thousand stamps from ancient to modern times. It classifies exhibits according to ancient, medieval, colonial and modern.
Timings? Whenever you can access internet.
Who is the founder? The museum was started by Mr. Sushil Kumar Agarwal, MD and CEO of Ultra Media & Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.
What else? While you can’t buy anything from the collection as yet, instead you can purchase books on coins and other subjects, as well as accessories such as bank note albums, coin wallets and folders. The website’s ‘My Collection’ section also allows visitors to create their own collection by uploading images of their coins, stamps and currency notes.