On Tuesday, July 8, the United States Mint will release its 2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set™ that includes ten national park quarters.
This set, the fifth annual release, will go on sale beginning at Noon (Eastern) for $12.95. Of the ten national park quarters, five were struck at the U.S. Mint’s facility in Philadelphia with the remaining five from the facility in Denver.
Included coins of the America the Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Set are:
- 2014 P & D Great Smoky Mountains National Park Quarters
- 2014 P & D Shenandoah National Park Quarters
- 2014 P & D Arches National Park Quarters
- 2014 P & D Great Sand Dunes National Park Quarters
- 2014 P & D Everglades National Park Quarters
Shown on the reverse of the coins are designs emblematic of the indicated national parks. The honored sites are located in the states of Tennessee, Virginia, Utah, Colorado and Florida.
A common obverse is featured on each of the national park quarters and offers the 1932 portrait of George Washington by John Flanagan which was restored for the America the Beautiful Quarters Program to enhance the detail.
The ten quarters of the uncirculated set are attached to a durable folder which offers photographic images on the front of the five honored parks. Also printed on the front are 2014 AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL QUARTERS UNCIRCULATED COIN SET™ and the U.S. Treasury and Mint logos. Inside, along with the quarters, is information on the included coins and the national parks they honor.
Orders for the uncirculated set may be made via the United States Mint website at http://www.usmint.gov/catalog. Orders are also accepted by phone by calling 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468).
A subscription program is also offered for future sets. Enrollees of the program will be shipped new America Beautiful Quarters Uncirculated Coin Sets as they are issued. For subscribers this year, the United States Mint is offering a 10% discount for selected subscription products including uncirculated coin sets. Subscribers to sets paid a reduced price of $11.65. Additional information about subscriptions is available from the U.S. Mint website.