Denominations

Euro banknotes exist in seven different denominations: €5, €10, €20, €50, €100, €200 and €500. They are legal tender throughout the euro area. They feature architectural styles from different periods in Europe's history.

Front of €5 banknote, Europa series Back of €5 banknote, Europa series

Europa series
The second series of euro banknotes
Size: 120 x 62 mm
Colour: Grey
Architectural style: Classical
Date of issuance: 2 May 2013

5 Euro front 5 Euro rear

Size: 120 x 62 mm
Colour: Grey
Architectural style: Classical

10 Euro front 10 Euro rear

Europa series
The second series of euro banknotes
Size: 127 x 67 mm
Colour: Red
Architectural style: Romanesque
Date of issuance: 23 September 2014

10 Euro front 10 Euro rear

Size: 127 x 67 mm
Colour: Red
Architectural style: Romanesque

20 Euro front 20 Euro rear

Europa series
The second series of euro banknotes
Size: 133 x 72 mm
Colour: Blue
Architectural style: Gothic

20 Euro front 20 Euro rear

Size: 133 x 72 mm
Colour: Blue
Architectural style: Gothic

50 Euro front 50 Euro rear

Size: 140 x 77 mm
Colour: Orange
Architectural style: Renaissance

100 Euro front 100 Euro rear

Size: 147 x 82 mm
Colour: Green
Architectural style: Baroque and rococo

200 Euro front 200 Euro rear

Size: 153 x 82 mm
Colour: Yellow-brown
Architectural style: 19th century architecture

500 Euro front 500 Euro rear

Size: 160 x 82 mm
Colour: Purple
Architectural style: Modern 20th century architecture