WASHINGTON - The United States Mint will open sales for the 2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set (product code N98) July 8 at noon Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
Orders will be accepted at http://www.usmint.gov/catalog and at 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468), while hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at 1-888-321-MINT. A fee of $4.95 will be added to all domestic orders for shipping and handling.
Priced at $12.95, the 10-coin set contains uncirculated quality quarters honoring Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Tenn.), Shenandoah National Park (Va.), Arches National Park (Utah), Great Sand Dunes National Park (Colo.), and Everglades National Park (Fla.). The coins are from the United States Mint production facilities at Philadelphia and Denver. Packaging includes interesting facts about each honored national site.
The America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set also may be purchased through the bureau's Online Subscription Program. This year, the bureau is offering a 10-percent discount on subscription orders for this product, reducing the subscription-only price to $11.65. The cut-off date to order the 2014 set at subscription prices is July 2, 2014. For additional information about this convenient ordering method, please visit http://www.usmint.gov/catalog.
About the United States Mint The United States Mint was created by Congress in 1792 and became part of the Department of the Treasury in 1873. It is the Nation's sole manufacturer of legal tender coinage and is responsible for producing circulating coinage for the Nation to conduct its trade and commerce. The United States Mint also produces numismatic products, including proof, uncirculated, and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; and silver and gold bullion coins. The United States Mint's numismatic programs are self-sustaining and operate at no cost to the taxpayer.
Note: To ensure that all members of the public have fair and equal access to United States Mint products, orders placed prior to the official on-sale date and time of July 8, 2014, noon EDT shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored. For more information, please review the United States Mint's Frequently Asked Questions, Answer ID #175.