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Sep 10, 2014, 13:34 ET

Congressional Gold Medal Awarded to the Fallen Heroes of September 11, 2001

Three Congressional Gold Medals were awarded today in honor of the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks on the United...

Sep 04, 2014, 13:07 ET

United States Mint Launches 24th America the Beautiful Quarters® Program Coin

 The United States Mint joined National Park Service officials today to launch the Great Sand Dunes National Park quarter, the 24th coin in the...

Aug 25, 2014, 12:30 ET

United States Mint to Launch Great Sand Dunes National Park Quarter Sept. 4

The United States Mint and the National Park Service will celebrate the launch of the Great Sand Dunes National Park quarter Thursday, Sept. 4,...

Jul 09, 2014, 16:24 ET

Congressional Gold Medal Awarded Posthumously to Raoul Wallenberg

Swedish-born businessman and diplomat Raoul Wallenberg was posthumously awarded a Congressional Gold Medal today during a ceremony in the U.S....

Jul 01, 2014, 16:00 ET

United States Mint Announces Release of Kennedy Half-Dollar Coin 50th Anniversary Products

The United States Mint will produce three products commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy half-dollar coin in 2014.  Information...

Jun 26, 2014, 10:32 ET

Shimon Peres Receives Congressional Gold Medal

Israeli President Shimon Peres received a Congressional Gold Medal today during a ceremony in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda.  The medal, designed...

Jun 06, 2014, 12:01 ET

United States Mint Launches 23rd Coin in America the Beautiful Quarters® Program

MOAB, Utah, June 6, 2014 The United States Mint today launched the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coin honoring Arches National Park...

May 22, 2014, 13:23 ET

United States Mint to Launch Arches National Park Quarter June 6

Join officials from the United States Mint and the National Park Service for the official launch of the Arches National Park quarter on Friday,...

Apr 04, 2014, 10:34 ET

United States Mint Launches 22nd Coin in America the Beautiful Quarters® Program

Latest quarter honors Shenandoah National Park in Va. The United States Mint today launched the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program...

Mar 27, 2014, 12:06 ET

National Baseball Hall of Fame, United States Mint Set for Home Run Launch of Commemorative Coin

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and the United States Mint today unveiled the first-ever curved commemorative coin to honor the 75th anniversary...

Mar 05, 2014, 11:16 ET

United States Mint Resumes Minting One-Ounce American Eagle Platinum Bullion

In response to customer feedback, the United States Mint has resumed production and sales of one-ounce platinum bullion coins.  The coins will...

Jan 29, 2014, 13:43 ET

United States Mint Launches Coin Honoring Great Smoky Mountains National Park

The United States Mint launched the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coin honoring Great Smoky Mountains National Park Jan. 29. ...

Jan 17, 2014, 16:23 ET

United States Mint to Launch Great Smoky Mountains National Park Quarter January 29

Media Advisory  The United States Mint will join National Park Service officials and hundreds of local area school-aged children Jan. 29,...

Dec 19, 2013, 15:23 ET

United States Mint Announces Designs for 2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Silver Dollar Coin

 The United States Mint today announced the obverse and reverse designs that will appear on the 2014 Civil Rights Act of 1964 Silver Dollar...

Dec 03, 2013, 12:41 ET

Two New Offers from United States Mint Help Shoppers during Holiday Season

Products Available at Bureau of Engraving and Printing Gift Shop or Online with Free Shipping Coin and currency enthusiasts – avid...

Nov 20, 2013, 11:56 ET

Native American Tribes Whose Members Served as Code Talkers Honored with Congressional Gold Medals

Twenty-five Native American tribes received Congressional Gold Medals today in recognition of the dedication and valor of the code talkers and...

Nov 12, 2013, 14:28 ET
Last chance to purchase!  Sales of the United States Mint 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coins will end December 31, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/United States Mint)

United States Mint Announces End of 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Program

The United States Mint today announced that sales of product options in the 2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Coin Program will end December 31,...

Nov 07, 2013, 11:20 ET

United States Mint Launches Coin Honoring Mount Rushmore National Memorial

 On Wednesday, November 6, the United States Mint launched the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coin honoring Mount Rushmore...

Oct 23, 2013, 15:52 ET

United States Mint to Launch Mount Rushmore Quarter November 6

 Join officials from the United States Mint and the National Park Service for the official launch of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial...

Sep 13, 2013, 14:37 ET

Treasurer of the United States Presents Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine Quarter at Defenders' Day Weekend Celebration

Treasurer of the United States Rosie Rios presented the Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine quarter today during the kickoff of...