50 State quarters continue to be popular with all types of coin collectors because of the coins’ exciting and diverse designs. Be sure to keep an eye on your pocket change, because you can still easily complete this fascinating coin series without having to spend more than face value.
Beginning in 2010, the United States Mint will begin producing the America the Beautiful quarter dollar program. These exciting new quarters will feature the beautiful national parks and monuments in each of the 50 states. The program will last until at least 2021 but may be extended until 2032.
See how the 50 State Quarters program sparked a renewed interest in public coin collecting. Collecting the U.S. quarters led many to start collecting other coins. Here we review the ups and downs of coin collecting through the years, and how it all comes back to the U.S. quarter.