Collectors Club

Collecting? Join the club!

Coin collecting is one of the oldest hobbies in the world. People collect coins for many different reasons. Some people collect bullion coins for their value. Some people collect historical coins made hundreds of years ago. Some people collect foreign coins from trips or coins found by chance, such as lucky pennies.

It’s easy to start a coin collection. You can begin with coins you already have on hand or in your piggy bank!¬†You can also join a coin club to meet fellow numismatists by visiting the American Numismatic Association website.

Curious how coins are made? This video, made especially for kids, explains the Mint’s coin-making process from start to finish.