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United States Mint Closes Public Tour at Philadelphia Plant

January 6, 2012 - WASHINGTON — The United States Mint announced today that the public tour at its production plant in Philadelphia is closed for renovations. The tour is scheduled to reopen in the summer of 2012. The gift shop will remain open during...

United States Mint at Philadelphia Named One of the Safest Places to Work

March 16, 2009 - PHILADELPHIA — The United States Mint at Philadelphia today raised the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Voluntary Protection Program’s (VPP) Star Worksite flag, designating the facility one of the safest worksites in the country. OSHA’s Star status is the...

Tours to Resume at Philadelphia Mint

September 6, 2002 - The United States Mint today announced the resumption of public tours at the Philadelphia Mint, effective immediately, to school and youth groups (grades kindergarten through 12), organized military and veteran groups, and Congressionally sponsored groups of six or fewer persons...

Mississippi Official First Day Coin Cover Available November 4, 2002

October 21, 2002 - Washington, D.C., October 21, 2002 — The United States Mint today announced that the limited edition of 75,000 Mississippi Official First Day Coin Covers will be available online at www.usmint.gov beginning 12:00 noon (E.S.T.) on November 4, 2002. The Mississippi...

Philadelphia Plant Continues to Focus on Addressing Safety

February 28, 2002 - Washington — Last year, from January 22, 2001 to June 11, 2001, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) conducted a comprehensive inspection of the U.S. Mint manufacturing facility in Philadelphia. The results received in an OSHA notice on February...

Five Questions with Phebe Hemphill

November 15, 2016 - By Brian J. Martin August 3, 2016 Phebe is a sculptor-engraver at the United States Mint in Philadelphia. Her extraordinary sculptures have been exhibited by the National Sculpture Society, American Medallic Sculpture Association, West Chester University and the F.A.N. Gallery...