Pages related to: Philadelphia

U.S. Mint at Philadelphia Tour

March 13, 2020 - Effective Monday, March 16, 2020, the Philadelphia Mint tours and gift shop are closed until further notice. All tours are free and self-guided and take approximately 45 minutes to complete. No reservations are necessary. Spring and summer-month visitors may experience a...

U.S. Mint Philadelphia Facility

May 24, 2018 - The nation’s first mint provides a wide array of coins and manufacturing services. Philadelphia produces coin and medal dies. It mints: Circulating coins Numismatic products including annual uncirculated coin sets Commemorative coins as authorized by Congress Medals In addition, the...

Philadelphia Mint Engineers Keep Coin Production Going

September 6, 2016 - By Office of Corporate Communications February 24, 2016 Each department of the United States Mint supports the overall mission to serve the American people by manufacturing and distributing circulating, precious metal and collectible coins and national medals, and securing assets...

Employee Celebrates 50 Years at Philadelphia

September 7, 2016 - by Office of Corporate Communications December 9, 2015 The year was 1965 — the Los Angeles Dodgers were on their way to winning their fourth World Series behind MVP pitcher Sandy Koufax. Bonanza was the number one TV show and...

US Mint Conducts 2D Barcode Trials

September 7, 2016 - by Office of Corporate Communications November 18, 2015 This November, the United States Mint’s Information Technology Department is scheduled to conclude its data collection software and two-dimensional barcode trial at the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia. If results from the test...

Mint Engineer Recognized for Professional Achievement

April 17, 2017 - by the Office of Corporate Communications September 9, 2015 A materials engineer in the manufacturing division at Mint Headquarters in Washington, D.C., has received the highest honor in the lubrication and tribology field. In May, Dr. Tony Ying was presented...

Superior Manufacturing Reduces Errors

September 6, 2016 - December 3, 2014 The Mint currently produces billions of circulating coins a year. In the past, the sheer quantity of manufactured circulating coins produced an occasional mistake in the planchet, or blank, die or striking process and an “error” coin...

Behind the Scenes – The Supply Division

September 6, 2016 - November 12, 2014 The United States Mint is the world’s largest producer of coins and numismatic products. Currently we are on track to mark the fifth consecutive year-over-year increase for circulating coin production, with year-to-date production figures surpassing 10.28 billion...