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.

Frederick Douglass Quarters for D.C. in Three-Coin SetToday, April 24, the United States Mint began selling three-coin sets of Frederick Douglass quarters for $9.95. The coins commemorate the national historic site in Washington, DC.

This latest America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ is the second issue for 2017 and the thirty-seventh overall in the series that debuted in 2010 […]

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2017 Quarters Released in 10-Coin Uncirculated Set for CollectorsToday, April 10, the United States Mint released its newest annual product for coin collectors, the 2017 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set™.

This collectible includes five pairs of distinct one-year-only coin designs with five quarters from the Philadelphia Mint in Pennsylvania and five quarters from the Denver Mint in Colorado […]

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Frederick Douglass Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsOn Tuesday, April 4, quarters honoring the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site were formerly introduced to the public.

Officials from the United States Mint and National Park Service hosted the quarter’s release ceremony at the historic site in Washington, D.C. […]

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2017 Frederick Douglass QuartersFor the second time this year, the United States Mint released a coin as part of its America the Beautiful Quarters® Program. The most recent issue celebrates the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site in the District of Columbia.

The Frederick Douglass quarter launched today, April 3, 2017, and is available in 40-coin rolls and 100-coin bags. Buyers have the option of quarters produced at the U.S. Mint’s facilities in Philadelphia, Denver and San Francisco […]

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Frederick Douglass Quarter Ceremony, Coin Exchange and Public ForumIn a few days, the United States Mint and the National Park Service will officially present the quarter commemorating the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site in Washington, D.C. This year’s second quarter ceremony takes place at the site on Tuesday, April 4.

There is also a coin forum the day before the ceremony as well as a coin exchange immediately after the ceremony. All three events are free, and the public is encouraged to attend […]

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Effigy Mounds Quarters for Iowa in Three-Coin SetToday, Feb. 27, the United States Mint released a three-coin set of Effigy Mounds quarters for $9.95. The coins commemorate the national monument in Iowa and feature an emblematic design of the site.

This America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Set™ is the first issue for 2017 and the thirty-sixth overall since the series debuted in 2010 […]

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2017 America the Beautiful Quarters in Silver Proof SetRepresenting the eighth year of a series from the United States Mint, the 2017 ATB Quarters Silver Proof Set is now available. Released at noon (ET) today, Feb. 16, the set includes all five 2017-dated coins of the Mint’s America the Beautiful Quarters® program.

Increasing the set’s uniqueness (and price), each of its coins is struck from a composition of 90% silver and 10% copper […]

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Effigy Mounds Quarter Launch Ceremony HighlightsOn Tuesday, Feb. 7, United States Mint quarters celebrating Iowa’s Effigy Mounds National Monument were formerly introduced to the public.

Around 1,700 people went to the launch ceremony hosted by officials from the U.S. Mint and National Park Service […]

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2017 Effigy Mounds Quarters ReleasedIowa is the latest state highlighted in the United States Mint’s America the Beautiful Quarters® Program with a coin commemorating its Effigy Mounds National Monument.

The newest quarter launched today, Feb. 6, 2017, and is available in 40-coin rolls and 100-coin bags […]

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Effigy Mounds National Monument Quarter PhotosNext week kicks off a series of coin events for Effigy Mounds National Monument, a park in Iowa where more than 200 prehistoric mounds were built by Native Americans.

Early on Monday, Feb. 6, the quarter commemorating the site gets released into general circulation by the Federal Reserve. Then, later on the same day at noon ET, the public can start buying rolls and bags Effigy Mounds quarters […]

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