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America the Beautiful Quarters Day in the Classroom Activities

September 27, 2017 - Try these fun activities to bring the excitement of America the Beautiful Quarters Day right into your classroom! Be your own travel agent! Using the Internet, schedule a trip to your favorite national site. Price airline tickets, choose your lodging,...

America the Beautiful Quarters® Program Lesson Plans

January 9, 2018 - The America the Beautiful Quarters® Program, started in 2010, brings selected national sites to this popular circulating coin. Fifty-six different designs make up this series (one for each state, the District of Columbia, and each of five U.S. territories). On...

Artists at the Mint

September 29, 2017 - September 28, 2017 When you think of the United States Mint, you might think of the people who work in one of the facilities, stamping or pressing or otherwise making coins. But did you know that artists also work at...

Ellis Island Quarter Shines in the Garden State

September 1, 2017 - September 1, 2017 by Tracy Chavez The United States Mint and the National Park Service launched the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program New Jersey quarter honoring Ellis Island August 30. The ceremony took place on Ellis Island, the historic gateway...