$1 Billion of Rare Coins and Currency Currently on Display in Chicago
Seldom-seen national treasures from the Smithsonian Institution will be displayed for the first time in the Chicago area at the American Numismatic Association World’s Fair of Money(SM) in the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Hall F, in Rosemont, August 16 – 20, 2011. The five-day educational, family event showcasing over $1 billion of the world’s most famous rare coins and colorful paper money will be open to the public.
Eye-opening, multi-million dollar exhibits include a unique, Gold Rush-era 1849-dated “Double Eagle” ($20 denomination) and other historic gold coins from the Smithsonian’s . . .