Coins & Commemoratives
One of the best things about collecting coins is that it provides a lens through which you can explore a range of different subjects. Of course, you don't have to be a dedicated collector to enjoy the variety of commemorative coins for sale at AMERICAN MINT. Whether you are a longtime aficionado of coins or not, our products are a great way to show your interest in a specific aspect of history or culture.
Unlike official U.S. currency or bullion, commemorative coins are not intended for general circulation or investment. Most feature a thin outer layer of pure gold or silver. All celebrate a specific theme, event, or historical figure.
AMERICAN MINT has an inventory of hundreds of high-quality commemorative coins for sale in our online store. Browse our selection, or use the tools on this page to narrow your search to a specific theme or category.
While some collectors specialize in particular eras or materials, others build their collections around a theme. From important figures or events in American history to the innovation of air and space travel, our products satisfy the interests of any collector. Some of our more popular commemorative coins highlight:
- U.S. Presidents: Our highly detailed, gold- and silver-plated coins celebrate the people — from George Washington's time to the current day — who have held our country's highest office. Prices start at just $4.95. Explore our options and show respect to your favorite president.
- American History: Get to know the events and people who have made our country what it is today. We offer themed commemorative coins from all eras of American history, marking events from the Signing of the Declaration of Independence, to the California Gold Rush, and beyond to the modern day.
- Patriotism: Show your love for your country with patriotic commemorative coins showcasing American icons such as the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island and more.
- Military: Our military commemorative coins are both a fitting tribute to the brave men and women who have sacrificed for our country and a solemn reminder of the conflicts that have shaped our world. This is your chance to salute and honor those who protect our country by immortalizing them forever.
- Civil War: Minted to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Lincoln's Presidency, as well as to memorialize one of the darkest periods in our nation's history, our Civil War commemorative coins are still fascinating and relevant today. Add them to your collection as a tribute to this time in history.
- Nostalgia: Relive the 'good old days' with commemorative coins featuring some of the most notable people and events of the 20th century.
- Air, Space and Sea: The drive to explore the furthest reaches of our world is as old as time. These coins showcase some of our most notable achievements in this field, as well as the people who led them. Remember the beginnings of our thrust for exploration by adding these sought-after commemoratives to your collection.
- Wildlife: Bring the beauty of nature home with our wildlife-themed commemorative coins.
- Religion: A striking tribute to the importance of faith, our Christian/religious-themed coins speak to people of all denominations.
- Foreign Coins: Explore the world beyond our borders with these reproductions of some of the most rare and famous coins from around the world.
- Ancient Coins: Mankind has used coins throughout recorded history — as such, they are a fitting medium for memorializing the great civilizations that have come before us.
No matter where your interests lie, you'll find quality commemorative coins in the AMERICAN MINT online store. We are proud to offer a great selection of products at affordable prices that make growing your collection easy.
Want to learn more? Visit individual product pages for background information about our commemorative coins. You can also contact our office directly for assistance. Find out why we're the collector's choice for American commemorative coins.