In 1892, the United States minted its first commemorative coin, honoring the World’s Columbian Exposition which took place in Chicago, IL.
Since that time, U.S. Mints have regularly produced gold commemorative coins that highlight important events in U.S. history. Gold commemorative appeal to both seasoned collectors and those that are new to the field of numismatics.
Gold commemorative coins come in a variety of weights, shapes and designs. No matter what type of collection you have, there is sure to be a gold commemorative coin that suits your needs. Because these coins highlight historic events, they are perfect for private collections as well as gifts for family and friends.
You can read more about the U.S. Mint here.