Journey Through America: A Glimpse into the Rich Tapestry of U.S. Quarters Since 1999

50 State Quarters Program (1999-2008)

This program honored each of the 50 states with unique designs that celebrated their history, traditions, and symbols​​.

District of Columbia and U.S. Territories Quarters (2009)

This series followed the 50 State Quarters Program, featuring designs for the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana Islands​​.

America the Beautiful Quarters (2010-2021)

This ambitious program featured 56 quarters commemorating national parks and other national sites across the U.S. and its territories​​.

American Women Quarters Program (2022-2025)

Celebrates the accomplishments and contributions of American women, featuring up to five new designs each year​​.

Washington Quarters (90% Silver, 1932-1964)

Before the modern quarter programs, the Washington quarter was made of 90% silver, transitioning to copper-nickel clad in 1965​​.

Washington Bicentennial Quarters (1975-1976)

These special quarters were minted to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, featuring a drummer boy on the reverse​​.

Statehood Quarters with slight variations (1999-2008)

While part of the 50 State Quarters Program, some states had variations in their designs, offering a bit of a treasure hunt for collectors​​.

Westward Journey Nickel Series (2004-2006)

Although not quarters, this series commemorated the Louisiana Purchase and Lewis and Clark's expedition, showing the Mint's focus on historical events during this period​​.

2019 Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Coins

This series included a quarter among other denominations, celebrating the first manned moon landing with unique convex designs​​.

2020 Basketball Hall of Fame Commemorative Coins

Another mixed-denomination series that included a quarter, featuring a curved design to celebrate the sport of basketball​​.