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Can You Make a Penny Float?

September 27, 2017 - Do you know how to make a penny float in water? Use the instructions below to see if you can figure it out! Hint: it’s all about density. Find classroom instructions and the solution to this experiment on the Can...

Inside the Denver Mint: The First Coining Press

September 19, 2017 - September 19, 2017 Inside the Denver Mint, there are many artifacts from the United States Mint’s 225-year history. One of the things you might find is a replica of the first coining press from 1792. For the first 40 years...

Lessons That Make Cents

February 5, 2018 - February 2018 – Lessons That Make Cents Explore America’s First National Lakeshore Established in 1966 as our first national lakeshore, Michigan’s Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore is a narrow strip of a park that hugs the Lake Superior coast for more...

United States Mint Releases “How Coins are Made…For Kids!” Video

March 22, 2016 - WASHINGTON – The United States Mint today released its latest educational video, “How Coins Are Made…For Kids!” on the organization’s YouTube channel. The video features a mix of animations and live action footage and makes learning the basics of U.S....

United States Mint to Celebrate National Coin Week

April 5, 2016 - WASHINGTON – The United States Mint today announced activities on its website in support of National Coin Week April 17-23, 2016. The free, downloadable content is available to educators and youth organizations interested in learning about U.S. coins.  Free lesson...

United States Mint Releases Annual Special Occasion Coin Sets

January 26, 2015 - WASHINGTON — The United States Mint is accepting orders for its 2015–dated special occasion numismatic sets — the Birth Set, the United States Mint Happy Birthday Coin Set, and the United States Mint Congratulations Set. Details about each set are...