Mark Twain Days: Commemorative Mark Twain Medallion Minting

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April 21, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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As part of Carson City’s inaugural Mark Twain Days celebration, Coin Press No. 1 will be minting commemorative Mark Twain medallions in the historic Carson City Mint from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, April 21, Saturday, April 22 and on Sunday, April 23, 2023.

The commemorative Mark Twain medallion is an all-new, limited-edition design created for Mark Twain Days. Be among the first to possess a minted Mark Twain medallion struck on Coin Press No. 1.

Visitors may purchase a .999 fine silver planchet and watch it be struck on Coin Press No. 1. While you wait for your newly minted Medallion, listen to knowledgeable docents give a detailed history of the press and the Carson City Mint. Each minted medallion struck on Coin Press No. 1 will be mounted in a card noting its series number.

For more information, contact Coin Press Program Manager Kelly Brant at 775-687-4810 ext. 224 or