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Quick Facts: 2019 Apollo 11 Commemorative Coin Design Competition

April 14, 2017 - For full information, see the competition website. Important dates: Applications Open: May 1, 2017 Application Deadline: June 29, 2017 Artists Notified if Selected to Submit a Design: July 31, 2017 Submissions Must Be Received By: September 8, 2017 Winner Announced:...

U.S. Mint History: The “Crime of 1873”

February 28, 2018 - By Office of Corporate Communications March 22, 2017 When President Ulysses S. Grant signed into law the Coinage Act of 1873 (also known as the Mint Act of 1873 or the Fourth Coinage Act), the ramifications of his action would...

Visiting the Denver Mint

November 14, 2018 - Learn the rich history of the United States Mint and how we produce billions of coins each year for the American public with a free, guided tour of the Denver facility. Tours are strictly for adults and children 7 years...

Mint Releases Boys Town Commemorative Centennial Coin

March 27, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications March 8, 2017 On Thursday, March 9, the United States Mint will hold a ceremony at the Liaison Capitol Hill Metropolitan Ballroom in Washington, D.C., to officially open sales of the 2017 Boys Town Centennial...

Effigy Mounds Quarter Makes Its Debut

March 27, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications February 22, 2017 NASA Astronaut Discusses Effigy Mounds Check out this video from our friends at NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration! Astronaut Peggy Whitson of Iowa recorded this message from the International Space...

U.S. Mint Launches Video Series for 225th Anniversary

December 6, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications February 8, 2017 In honor of its 225th Anniversary, the United States Mint premiered the first installment of a new video series this month entitled “Then & Now.” The six-part series incorporates historical footage from 1940...

New Coin Design Sparks National Conversation

February 7, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications January 25, 2017 Secretary of the Treasury Jacob Lew, Deputy Secretary of the Treasury Sarah Bloom Raskin and United States Mint Principal Deputy Director Rhett Jeppson unveiled designs for the 2017 American Liberty 225th Anniversary...

2017 Lions Clubs Centennial

January 12, 2017 - By Office of Corporate Communications January 11, 2017 The United States Mint will soon be offering the Lions Clubs International Centennial Silver Dollar. Public Law 112-181 authorizes the Mint to strike and issue up to 400,000 silver dollar coins with...