2016 Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Quarter 3-Coin Set

Today at noon ET, the U.S. Mint will release the Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Quarter 3-Coin Set, which includes one Uncirculated quarter from the Denver Mint, another from the Philadelphia Mint, and a Proof quarter struck at the San Francisco Mint. This set has no listed restrictions on production or orders per household, and is […]

Possible Price Hike for Gold Coins, Cumberland Gap Quarter Launch Photos

The value of gold has increased by almost $35 an ounce since last Monday, a trend that could lead the U.S. Mint to raise prices on its gold numismatic offerings as early as tomorrow afternoon. As of this writing, an ounce of the commodity is valued at $1,254.60 according to the London Bullion Market Association, and […]

2016 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set

Tomorrow, March 30, at noon ET, the U.S. Mint will release the 2016 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set, which includes ten coins in all and is available for $12.95. Each of this year’s five quarter designs are represented in the set by strikes from both the Philadelphia and Denver Mints, and are housed in […]

2016 Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Quarter Launch

The U.S. Mint has shared information on the upcoming launch event for the Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Quarter, scheduled for Monday, April 11 at 11 a.m. ET. The ceremony is open to the public and will take place at Cumberland Gap National Historical Park Visitor Center on Pinnacle View Road in Middlesboro, Kentucky. The event […]

2016 ATB Proof Set Returns, Mark Twain Proof Dollar Unavailable

The U.S. Mint will re-launch the 2016 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set today, February 23, at noon ET. This item, first issued on January 11, includes a San Francisco-minted Proof version of each of the year’s five ATB quarters and is available for $14.95. As noted previously, the set was pulled soon after its release […]

Effigy Mounds and Ellis Island ATB Design Candidates (Updated)

Update, 2:35 p.m.: The CCAC has chosen the following designs for the Effigy Mounds and Ellis Island ATB quarters. The Effigy Mounds image was recommended by representatives of the park, as well as by members of the CCAC; design 2 was a close runner-up. Representatives of Ellis Island declined to make a recommendation; for that […]

Reagan Dollar & First Spouse Unveiling and Other Mint Updates

Tomorrow, February 6, the U.S. Mint will hold a ceremony in partnership with the Ronald Reagan Foundation at which designs for the upcoming Reagan Presidential $1 Coin and Nancy Reagan First Spouse issues will be unveiled. The event will take place at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, at 11 a.m. PT, […]