The easiest way to buy from the U.S. Mint is via their Web site, usmint.gov. You can also buy through the toll-free ordering line, 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468).Who owns the US Mint?
American Mint is owned by a Germany Company HMK GmBH. Initially, most coins were ordered from a Germany Company Munz-Pragstatt GmBH Munchen (referred to as MPM). Although still not worth much, the collectible coins were of much better quality.How many US Mint facilities are there?
Six facilities contribute to the U.S. Mint ’s national operations, according to the Mint’s website. The Mint has four production facilities: in Philadelphia, Denver, San Francisco and West Point, N.Y. In addition, the United States Bullion Depository in Fort Knox, Ky.,...What is the history of the US Mint?
The current United States Mint was created by Congress with the Coinage Act of 1792, and originally placed within the Department of State. Per the terms of the Coinage Act, the first Mint building was in Philadelphia, the then capital of the United States; it was the first building of the Republic raised under the Constitution.