America The Beautiful National Parks Quarters Program.

America The Beautiful National Parks Quarters Program.

America The Beautiful Quarters are a series of 25 cent coins (Quarters) issued by United States Mint starting from 2010 and scheduled to continue till 2021. The front portion of all coins depicts George Washington in a restored version of 1932 Washington Quarters.

There will be five new reverse (back) designs each year (one in 2021) each depicting a National Park or National Site – one from each state,District of Columbia and each territory. It is 56 Coin program and 40 coins issued till 2017 and 2018 will be the ninth year of program.

Quarters will be issued depicting designs of national parks & sites in the order in which park & site was deemed a national site. The quarters from three different states will depict parks and sites that were previously portrayed on state quarters (  Grand Canyon in Arizona, Yosemite in California and Mount Rushmore in South Dakota).Though they will depict same sites but with different designs.

All the three mints Denver , Philadelphia and San Francisco have issued coins till date.

The Program is authorized by America’s Beautiful National Parks Quarter Dollar Coin Act of 2008.

Coin details of Circulating Commemorative Coins

Metal  Copper- nickel clad copper

Weight 5.67g

Diameter 24.28mm

Thickness 1.75mm

shape Round

 

Forthcoming Coin Shows in California Aug 2018 – Jan 2019.

Forthcoming Coin Shows in California Aug 2018 -Jan 2019.

The Following Coin shows are scheduled in California during the period Aug 2018 to Jan 2019.

26 Aug 2018 – Sacramento Coin Show at Lions Gate Hotel McClellan Business Park,McCliellan (Sacramento) CA.  1000h to 1700h

21-23 Sept 2018 – Santa Clara COINEXPO 2018 – At Santa Clara Convention Centre,5001  Great American Parkway,Santa Clara ,CA 95054. 1000h onwards till 1800/1600h.

12-14 Oct 2018 -Contra Costa Coin & Collectibles Show-at Elks Lodge ,1475 Creekside Drive -Walnut Creek ,CA 94596.

27-28 Oct 2018 -Fresno NumismaticSociety’s 52nd Annual Coin Show -At Las Palmas Masonic Centre,Clinton Avenue ,Fresno.

4-5 Jan 2019 -East Bay Concord Coin Show -The Clarion Hotel ,Concord ,CA 94520.