Articles & References

Numismatic Bibliomania Society

ANA National Coin Week Activities

Numismatics and Cryptography by Michael E. Marotta

Henning counterfeit nickel. article

Spark erosion dies. NGC article

Upcoming Coin Shows

Upcoming local shows:

Round Rock, TX - October 12, 2019

Bring your current Capital City Coin Club membership card and get in for free!


Capital City Coin Club Celebrates 50 Years!

2019 is the 50th Anniversary of the creation of the Capital City Coin Club in Austin, Texas. The Capital City Coin Club has completed their 50th Anniversary Commemorative Coin! Only 150 were made. The club is selling them for $10 each to cover costs. Come to any meeting to find out more information.


Please note our meeting location.

Old Quarry Branch Library 7051 Village Center Drive 78731

Please contact the club secretary for more details.

Current Leader in the Year Long Scavenger Hunt

The year long scavenger hunt is to find a U.S. paper currency with a serial number closest to "19692019" representing our 50 years in existence.
This is our current leader. See if you can get closer!


Club History

The Capital City Coin Club was organized in 1969. Our first coin show was in 1972 and the club has held at least one show every year since. Some of the original club meeting locations were the Travis County Court House, The Austin History Center and several local city libraries.  Read more...

2019 Meeting Schedule

January 3rd February 7th
March 7th April 4th
May 2nd June 6th
July 11 August 1st
September 5th October 3rd
November 7th (Elections) December 5th

Program: Officer Elections for 2020 & Best and Worst Coin Find Stories

Time:   7:15 p.m.

Old Quarry Library
7051 Village Center Drive
Austin, TX 78731
Meeting Location Google Map
You are welcome to come join us!
Contact Us

Wooden Nickel

The club distributed wooden nickels in 2009. Designed by Francis Smith, they commerated the club's 40th anniversary.

In 2019 the club made up a new Wooden Nickel for their 50th Anniversary Year. This year in COLOR!

2019 Officers

President: Alan Russell
Vice President: (vacant)
Secretary: Mitch London
Treasurer: Bryan Jones

Webmasters: Mike Marotta/John Doty/Mitch London