Canadian Coins & Royal Canadian Mint News

The latest coin news and information on Canadian coins and Royal Canadian Mint products, including new coin releases, coin prices, images and planned product launches. Also, make sure to check out the listing of some of the Mint’s most popular or unique coins for 2013 and 2014.

Canadian 2016 Uncirculated Set ReleasedThe Royal Canadian Mint is now selling its annually issued set with this year’s six denominations of coins produced in uncirculated finish.

Limited to 60,000 and priced at $24.95, the 2016 Uncirculated Set includes the toonie, loonie, 50-cent, 25-cent, 10-cent and 5-cent coins […]

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Canadian 2016 Silver Proof SetThe Royal Canadian Mint this week unveiled its 2016 Silver Proof Set and the year’s unique silver dollar which commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Transatlantic Cable.

Limited to 20,000, this annually issued set has a total of seven coins. All are in 99.99% fine silver. The included 2016 Transatlantic Cable Silver Dollar is gold plated, and exclusive to the set […]

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Canadian 2016 Gift Sets for Birthdays, Babies and CelebrationsNewly unveiled Canadian coin sets offer some unique options for those special occasions celebrated throughout the year.

Included in the Royal Canadian Mint’s line-up of new products are Birthday Gift Sets, Baby Gift Sets, Wedding Gift Sets and 2016 O Canada Gift Sets. All four include their own unique $1 coin […]

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2016 $20 Tyrannosaurus Rex Silver Coin for $20The Royal Canadian Mint opened ordering for the 2016 $20 Tyrannosaurus Rex Silver Coin, the latest issue from its popular series of 99.99% pure silver coins that sell at their legal tender face values.

This one should be another hit, especially with youngsters. Known as the king of dinosaurs, the enormous T-Rex is recognized around the world. Fossilized reconstructions make them a centerpiece in museums and imposing CGI recreations have made them stars in films such as Jurassic Park […]

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Canadian 2016 $20-$25 Silver Coins at Face ValueThe Royal Canadian Mint opened subscription ordering on two series for 2016 that should prove exceedingly popular because each features 99.99% pure silver coins that are sold at their legal tender face values.

Included in the subscriptions are three unique $20 for $20 silver coins and two different $25 for $25 silver coins […]

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2016 Wolf Privy Silver Maple Leaf Sells OutThe first release in the new privy-marked Wild Canada series of Silver Maple Leafs has sold out, the Royal Canadian Mint announced Friday, Dec. 4. The unique bullion coin features a small image of a howling wolf in place of the traditional mint mark.

Limited to 50,000, struck in 99.99% pure silver, and having a reverse proof finish, the howling wolf Silver Maple Leaf […]

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2015 Winter Freeze Silver Coin Features Evening GrosbeakWinter is on the horizon for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere and the Royal Canadian Mint is celebrating the season and a bird who endures it with a new one-ounce, 99.99% pure silver coin.

Limited to 8,000 with 77% already sold, the Mint’s 2015 Weather Phenomenon: Winter Freeze Silver Coin features a classic Canadian winter scene with three evening grosbeaks enhanced with selective coloring […]

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Royal Canadian Mint 2015 Black Friday SpecialsThe Royal Canadian Mint is running Black Friday specials that include "3 deals." The Mint is advertising the 1-day only promotion on its website and in emails to customers.

Dubbed the "2015 Black Friday Bonanza Promotion" and lasting until Nov 28, 2015 at 3AM ET, the three deals are […]

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2015 $200 Canada's Rugged Mountains Silver Coin for $200The beauty, diversity and abundance of Canadian mountains are depicted on the new limited-edition 2015 $200 Canada’s Rugged Mountains Silver Coin, the third issue in the Royal Canadian Mint’s Landscapes of the North series of silver coins that sell at face value.

Struck in two ounces of 99.99% pure silver, the coin is available for $200 and without tax and shipping charges […]

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2016 $5 Coins from the Crypt in 4-Coin Silver SetLiterary figures of horror are portrayed on a new set of silver coins available from the Royal Canadian Mint. The 2016 Coins from the Crypt Sterling 4-Coin Set includes unique colored coins each in .925 fine silver.

Coins of the collection showcase the characters of the Werewolf, the Mummy, the Grim Reaper, and the Headless Horseman […]

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