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  U.S. Mint
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One of the U.S. Mints is located in Philadelphia.

The mint is responsible for the engraving of U.S. coins and medals; production of medal and coin dies; production of coins of all denominations for general circulation; production of regular uncirculated coin sets; production of commemorative coins authorized by Congress; production of medals; the conducting of public tours and maintenance of the facility's sales center.

Tours of students and youth groups (grades kindergarten through 12), and organized military and veteran groups may be arranged through the Office of Exhibits and Public Services at the Philadelphia Mint at (215) 408-0112, by appointment only. Two weeks advance notice is required for scheduling and security purposes.

Tours for groups of six or fewer citizens at a time may be arranged through Congressional sponsorship. Contact information can be found for your Senator at http://www.senate.gov/senators/senator_by_state.cfm or for your Representative at http://www.house.gov/house/MemberWWW_by_State.htm. Please note that two weeks advance notice is required for scheduling and security purposes.

Address: 151 North Independence Mall East
Phone: 215) 408-0114
Website: http://www.usmint.gov/about_the_mint/

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  • Updated Apr 30, 2003
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