Photos & Videos

A collection of photos and videos about the Bank of Canada.

Videos

June 30, 2017 Modernizing the Bank of Canada’s Head Office

The Bank completed a major renewal of its Ottawa headquarters in 2016.

May 2, 2012 Bank of Canada: The New $20 Polymer Bank Note

A look at the security and design of the new $20 polymer bank note that features the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France.

May 2, 2012 Fighting Fraud on the Front Lines

This video series tells the story of the life of a polymer note. From the research and development of the notes through to the end of their life cycle, these videos explore the various stages in the life of Canada’s bank notes.

July 2, 2011 The Life of a Bank Note: From the Lab to Your Wallet

This video series tells the story of the life of a polymer note. From the research and development of the notes through to the end of their life cycle, these videos explore the various stages in the life of Canada’s bank notes.

June 20, 2011 Bank of Canada: The New $100 Note

Look at the innovative security features and design of the new $100 polymer note.

March 16, 2011 The Bank of Canada: Count on Us

In plain language, then Governor Mark Carney and eight Bank staffers describe how this complex institution promotes the economic welfare of all Canadians.

Victoria Building, 140 Wellington Street, First office of the Bank of Canada (1935-1938)

Bank of Canada Archives

A collection of official and amateur photographs in black and white and colour, which illustrate the architecture, organization, artwork, functions, and interests of the Bank of Canada.

Polymer Series

The new polymer notes look and feel quite different, but they’re a good change for Canadians. They are highly secure, durable, and innovative.