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.

U.S. Mint 2019 Quarters Silver Proof Set Features .999 Fine Silver CoinsToday, Feb. 21, the United States Mint released a new product for collectors, its 2019 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set™.

A set of proof quarters minted in silver is not new in itself. They are issued annually. For the first time ever, however, the five quarters in this latest set are struck in 99.9% silver instead of 90% silver […]

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Lowell Quarters for Massachusetts in Three-Coin SetHonoring a site in the state of Massachusetts, the United States Mint today, Feb. 19, made available the Lowell National Historical Park Quarter Three-Coin Set.

Included in the product designed for collectors are three Lowell National Historical Park Quarters for $9.95 […]

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Lowell Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsOn Wednesday, Feb. 6, quarters celebrating Lowell National Historical Park in Massachusetts were officially introduced to the public.

A crowd of more than 2,600 people, including about 1,700 schoolchildren, attended the launch ceremony hosted by officials from the National Park Service and United States Mint. Kids aged 18 and under received a free Lowell quarter to commemorate the event[…]

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2019 Lowell Quarters for Massachusetts ReleasedRolls and bags of the latest quarter dollar from the United States Mint debuted today, Feb. 4. A design emblematic of the Massachusetts’ Lowell National Historical Park appears on the new quarter’s reverse (tails side).

Product options include 40-coin rolls, 2-roll sets, 3-roll sets and 100-coin bags. Each contains circulation-quality quarters taken directly from the production floor of U.S. Mint facilities in Philadelphia, Denver, and San Francisco […]

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Lowell Quarter Ceremony, Coin Exchange and Public ForumThe United States Mint and the National Park Service will soon introduce the quarter celebrating Massachusetts’ Lowell National Historical Park. This year’s first quarter ceremony will take place at the Lowell Memorial Auditorium on Wednesday, Feb 6.

Like previous ceremonies, two (pre and post) events support the quarter’s official release. First, a U.S. Mint-hosted coin forum will take place the evening before the ceremony, and then the traditional coin exchange immediately follows the launch. Both are free and open to all ages […]

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2019 America the Beautiful Quarter Dollars in Proof SetFive sites of national interest are featured on coins in a new U.S. Mint proof set that went on sale today, Jan. 15.

Priced at $15.95 and named the 2019 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set™, it offers collectors their first opportunity to get all 2019 quarter designs […]

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Block Island Quarters for Rhode Island in Three-Coin SetAppearing from the United States Mint as the final release in its 2018 product schedule is the Block Island National Wildlife Refuge Quarter Three-Coin Set.

This collectible honoring the national site in Rhode Island debuts today, Nov. 27, at Noon (ET) for $9.95 […]

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Block Island Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsLast Thursday, Nov. 15, quarters celebrating Block Island National Wildlife Refuge in Rhode Island were officially introduced to the public.

A crowd of around 325 people, including about 100 schoolchildren, attended the outside tent event which was hosted by officials from the U.S. Mint and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Kids aged 18 and under received a free Block Island quarter to commemorate the ceremony […]

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2019 America the Beautiful Quarter Images and Release DatesThe United States Mint published images and release dates for the five 2019 quarters that recognize four national historical parks and one wilderness respectively located in Massachusetts, Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, Texas and Idaho.

They represent the 46th through 50th coins from the U.S. Mint’s program of America the Beautiful Quarters® […]

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2018 Block Island quarters for Rhode Island ReleasedAppearing as the last new quarter dollar from the United States Mint in 2018 is the coin honoring Block Island National Wildlife Refuge of Rhode Island.

Block Island quarters launched today in 40-coin rolls and 100-coin bags with varied options available by production facility […]

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