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.

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 […]


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 […]


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™ […]


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 […]


2018 Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Quarters for MichiganProducts containing the first 2018-dated coin from the United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters® Program launched today, Feb. 5. Featuring Michigan’s Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, the new quarter is available in quantities ranging from a single 40-coin roll to 100-coin bags.

Established in 1966, the nation’s first national lakeshore is a narrow strip of a park that stretches along the Lake Superior coast for more than 40 miles […]


Pictured Rocks Quarter Ceremony, Coin Exchange and Public ForumIn less than a week, the United States Mint and National Park Service will officially introduce the quarter celebrating Michigan’s Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. This year’s first quarter ceremony takes place near the national site on Wednesday, Feb. 7.

As usual, there are related events supporting the release — a U.S. Mint-hosted coin forum starting the evening before the ceremony and a coin exchange right after the ceremony. All three are free and open to the public […]


2018 Quarters Proof Set Sales Debut at 36,563The U.S. Mint released its first dedicated quarter product of the year a week ago Tuesday, Jan. 23. The agency’s proof set of 2018 America the Beautiful quarter dollars is available for $15.95.

Featuring clad proof quarters with designs honoring national sites in Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Georgia, and Rhode Island, the set registered six-day opening sales of 36,563 […]


2018 America the Beautiful Quarters Released in Proof SetCollector-grade coins with reverse designs representing five unique sites made their debut today, Jan. 23, in the U.S. Mint’s annual proof set of America the Beautiful Quarters®.

Priced at $15.95, the quarters are produced at the San Francisco Mint and carry the facility’s ‘S’ mint mark […]


George Rogers Clark Quarters for Indiana in Three-Coin SetToday, Nov. 27, the United States Mint started selling a three-coin set of George Rogers Clark quarters for $9.95. The national historical park is located on the banks of the Wabash River in Vincennes, Indiana.

This newest America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ is the final of five issues for 2017 and the fortieth overall in the series which dates back to 2010 […]

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Set of 10 Circulating 2017 America the Beautiful Quarters ReleasedToday, Nov. 21, the United States Mint released a collectors set of 10 circulating-quality quarters honoring parks, monuments and historic sites in Iowa, the District of Columbia, Missouri, New Jersey and Indiana.

Dubbed the 2017 America the Beautiful Quarters Circulating Coin Set™, the collectible has 5 quarters from the Denver Mint and 5 quarters from the Philadelphia Mint […]