American Numismatic Society
American Numismatic Society

About the ANS

The American Numismatic Society is an organization dedicated to the study of coins, currency, medals, tokens, and related objects from all cultures, past and present. The Society's headquarters in New York City has the foremost research collection and library specialized in numismatics in the United States. These resources are used to support research and education in numismatics, for the benefit of academic specialists, serious collectors, professional numismatists, and the interested public.

For more details, read our information page, a summary of our history, and answers to frequently asked questions.


American Numismatic Society
75 Varick Street (One Hudson Sq.)
floor 11
New York, NY 10013

Tel: 212 571 4470
Fax: 212 571 4479


For information about visiting to conduct research, please read our information for visitors. Please note that arranging an appointment in advance is necessary for research in the collections or archives, and recommended for use of the library.

For further information on visiting our exhibits please read our Exhibits page

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