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.

Voyageurs Quarter Ceremony, Coin Exchange and Public ForumNext week, the United States Mint and the National Park Service will introduce the quarter commemorating Minnesota’s Voyageurs National Park. This year’s third quarter ceremony will take place by the park’s headquarters on Thursday, June 14.

Similar to previous ceremonies, there are two related events supporting the quarter’s official release. First, there is a U.S. Mint-hosted coin forum on the night before the ceremony, and then there is the traditional coin exchange right after the ceremonial launch. Both are free and open to the public […]

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Apostle Islands Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsLast week on Wednesday, April 11, quarters honoring Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin were formerly introduced to the public.

Six hundred and fifty people attended the launch ceremony hosted by officials from the United States Mint and National Park Service. Around 250 schoolchildren from five area schools received an Apostle Islands quarter for free […]

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Apostle Islands Quarters for Michigan in Three-Coin SetA set of three coins honoring Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin goes on sale today at noon ET for $9.95.

Apostle Island quarters are the second coin to appear this year in the America the Beautiful series. Regular circulating versions debuted last week. Produced for coin collectors, the three coins of this set have more unique finishes […]

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2018 Apostle Islands National Lakeshore Quarters for Wisconsin ReleasedRolls, roll sets and bags of the newest coin from the United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters® Program launched today, April 9. The second 2018-dated quarter from the series honors Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin.

Products options range from a single 40-coin roll for $18.95 to three-roll sets for $46.95, with several choices in between […]

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Apostle Islands Quarter Ceremony, Coin Exchange and Public ForumNext week, the United States Mint and the National Park Service will introduce the quarter dollar celebrating Wisconsin’s Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. This year’s second quarter launch ceremony takes place by the national site on Wednesday, April 11.

There are two related events supporting the official release. First there is a U.S. Mint-hosted coin forum held on the night before the ceremony, and then there is the traditional coin exchange right after the launch. Both are free and open to the public […]

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2018 Quarters Issued in 10-Coin Uncirculated Set for CollectorsAt noon ET today, March 29, the United States Mint will release its latest annual product for coin collectors, the 2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set™.

This set contains five pairs of unique one-year-only quarter designs. Five of them are from the Denver Mint in Colorado, and five are from the Philadelphia Mint in Pennsylvania […]

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2019 American Memorial Park Quarter Design RecommendedDesign recommendations have been made for the 2019 quarter honoring American Memorial Park in Saipan, the largest island of the Northern Mariana Islands.

During the third week in January, the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) and the Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) looked over 13 alternative candidates that replaced earlier designs presented in September 2017 […]

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US Mint 2018 Quarters Silver Proof Set ReleaseBeginning today, Feb. 22, at noon ET, the United States Mint will be offering its 2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set™ for $33.95.

Included as part of the set are the Mint’s five 2018-dated America the Beautiful quarter dollars, each struck to proof quality from 90% silver and 10% copper […]

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Pictured Rocks Quarters for Michigan in Three-Coin SetToday, Feb. 20, the United States Mint started taking orders for a three-coin set of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore quarters for $9.95.

This product release is the first of five for 2018 and the forty-first overall in the U.S. Mint’s series of America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ […]

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Pictured Rocks Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsOn Wednesday, Feb. 7, quarters honoring Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore in Michigan were formerly introduced to the public.

Around 950 people attended the launch ceremony hosted by officials from the United States Mint and National Park Service. More than 500 schoolchildren received a Pictured Rocks Clark quarter for free […]

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