The Czech National Bank is the central bank of the Czech Republic and the supervisor of the Czech financial market. Its primary objective – the CNB sets monetary policy, issues banknotes and coins and manages the circulation of currency, the payment system and settlement between banks. It also performs supervision of the banking sector, the capital market, the insurance industry, pension funds, credit unions and electronic money institutions, as well as foreign exchange supervision.
You can visit bank’s vault and see exposition devoted to money and bank’s history. On of the most interesting exemplar is a special show-case containing a ton of gold bricks.