America the Beautiful Quarters News & Information

The United States Mint’s America the Beautiful Quarters® Program honors national parks and other national sites in each U.S. state, territory and in the District of Columbia. Between 2010 and 2021, and at a rate of five each year, the American the Beautiful Quarters series will feature a series of rotating reverse designs that are emblematic of the site honored. Major coin news and information articles are linked in the table below that shows the quarter sites by year of release and location:

 

The following CoinNews articles provide all of the latest news and information on America the Beautiful Quarters, including releases, quarter images, quarter designs, quarter mintages and the availability of coins in U.S. Mint bags and rolls. Also, see sister site National Park Quarters that is dedicated to the quarter-dollar series.

Fort Moultrie Quarter Ceremony, Coin Exchange and Public ForumThis month, the United States Mint and the National Park Service will formally introduce the quarter commemorating Fort Moultrie at Fort Sumter National Monument in South Carolina. This year’s last quarter ceremony takes place at the site on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016.

There is also coin forum on the night before the ceremony and coin exchange right after […]

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Theodore Roosevelt Quarter for North Dakota in Three-Coin SetToday, Oct. 3, the United States Mint released a three-coin set of 2016 Theodore Roosevelt quarters for $9.95. The coins commemorate the national park in North Dakota and feature an emblematic design of the site.

This latest America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ is the fourth issued this year and the 34th overall in the series […]

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Release Dates for 2017 America the Beautiful QuartersThe United States Mint published official launch dates for the five 2017 quarters that commemorate parks, monuments and historic sites in Iowa, the District of Columbia, Missouri, New Jersey and Indiana.

Release dates and designs showcased on the coins are […]

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2017 America the Beautiful Quarter and Coin Designs SelectedToday, Sept. 1, the United States Mint unveiled the final designs for their 2017-dated America the Beautiful Quarters® and companion America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coins™.

2017 marks the eighth year of unique coin designs that honor national parks and other national sites in the U.S. and its territories […]

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Theodore Roosevelt Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsQuarters commemorating Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota were officially introduced to the public Thursday, Aug. 25, at an event in the park’s Painted Canyon Visitor Center.

About 900 people attended the launch ceremony, including some 400 schoolchildren […]

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2016 Theodore Roosevelt Quarters ReleasedRolls and bags of the newest release from the United States Mint program of America the Beautiful Quarters became available today, August 29. This one commemorates Theodore Roosevelt National Park by featuring a design emblematic of the site in North Dakota.

Options include Theodore Roosevelt quarters struck in the Philadelphia, Denver and San Francisco Mints […]

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Theodore Roosevelt Quarter Ceremony, Coin Exchange and Public ForumNext week on Thursday, Aug. 25, the United States Mint and the National Park Service will formally introduce the 34th release in the series of America the Beautiful Quarters. This one commemorates Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota.

This year’s fourth quarter ceremony takes place at the park’s visitor center. A coin forum will occur the evening before the quarter launch and a coin exchange will take place right after the ceremony […]

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Harpers Ferry Quarters for West Virginia in Three-Coin SetToday, July 11, the United States Mint released a three-coin set of 2016 Harpers Ferry quarters for $9.95. The coins in the set commemorate the national historical park in West Virginia and feature a design that is emblematic of the site.

This newest America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ is the third issued this year and the 33rd overall in the series […]

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2018 Quarter and 5 Oz Coin Design CandidatesThe Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) and the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) have recommended designs for 2018-dated America the Beautiful Quarters and companion five-ounce silver coins.

America the Beautiful Quarters celebrate sites around the United States and its territories. The five up for honors in 2018 are […]

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Harpers Ferry Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsQuarters commemorating Harpers Ferry National Historical Park were introduced to the public Wednesday, June 8, at an event held in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.

Despite a sudden rain storm, about 1,100 people attended the official launch ceremony that included some 400 children […]

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