Shenandoah National Park Quarter Goes on Sale Today
The United States Mint is now offering business strike Shenandoah National Park quarters from the Philadelphia, Denver, and San Francisco mints.
The new Shenandoah issue follows the release of the Great Smokey Mountains National Park quarter, which went on sale earlier this year. It is the 22nd coin in the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program.
The reverse designs depicts a hiker taking in the view from Little Stony Man summit.
The Official Launch Ceremony for the Shenandoah National Park quarter will be held at Skyline High School in Front Royal, Virginia at 10 a.m. Friday, April 4th.
U.S. Senator Tim Kaine and Virginia Secretary of Natural Resources Molly Ward will join Mint Deputy Director Richard Peterson and Shenandoah National Park Superintendent Jim Northrup at the event. Attendees can buy rolls of the new quarters at face value.
For collectors, the U.S. Mint is offering multiple circulation strike options:
- Individual rolls of San Francisco-mint coins, which are not released into circulation, are available for $18.95.
- Two roll Philadelphia and Denver bundles cost $32.95.
- For $46.95, collectors can receive a roll from each of the three quarter-producing Mints.
- 100-Coin bags from Philadelphia, Denver, and San Francisco are being offered for $34.95 each.
Prices do not include shipping and handling. Orders can be placed online at the U.S. Mint’s website or by calling 1-800-USA-MINT.
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