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Every Saturday from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm there will be demonstrations on Historic Coin Press No. 1.

Starting Saturday, February 6th we will be striking replicas of the 1870 CC minted Liberty Seated half dollar. This replica is being minted on the same press that struck the originals in 1870, and in the very same Carson City Mint.  The Half Dollar replicas are .999 fine Nevada silver with CC mint mark. Replicas are incused with “copy” as required by law. Each replica is mounted in a card bearing its series number. Replicas can be purchased in the museum store for $125. If you come on Saturday you can see your replica minted just for you.

Museum admission is required to watch demonstrations. Admission is $8 for adults and free for members and children age 17 and younger.

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02/27/2021 11:00:0002/27/2021 15:00:00America/Los_AngelesCoin Press No. DemonstrationsEvery Saturday from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm there will be demonstrations on Historic Coin Press No. 1. Starting Saturday, February 6th we will be striking replicas of the 1870 CC minted Liberty Seated half dollar. This replica is being minted on the same press that struck the originals in 1870, and in the very same Carson City Mint.  The Half Dollar replicas are .999 fine Nevada silver with CC mint mark. Replicas are incused with “copy” as required by law. Each replica is mounted in a card bearing its series number. Replicas can be purchased in the museum store for $125. If you come on Saturday you can see your replica minted just for you. Museum admission is required to watch demonstrations. Admission is $8 for adults and free for members and children age 17 and younger.Reno, NV
Event StartsEvent Ends
02/27/202102/27/2021
All Day Event
11:00am3:00pm