Preserving our freedom to collect


The Ancient Coin Collectors Guild has become a driving force in the ongoing effort to protect coin collectors and museums in which coins are stored from being forced to give up these items to foreign governments under the premise the coins are the cultural patrimony of the claimant nation. — Richard Giedroyc, World Coin News April 26, 2010

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Chicago International Coin Fair 2010


April 21, 2010 - April 24, 2010


Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare
5440 North River Road


The Chicago International Coin Fair is one of the most popular conventions in the United States serving the interests of collectors and dealers of world coins and paper money as well as ancient coins, antiquities and allied collectibles. It features a major auction of world and ancient numismatic rarities cataloged and conducted by Heritage Auction Galleries of Dallas, Texas, a 90 booth bourse area featuring leading dealers in the field from 30 states and several foreign countries, as well as club meetings and educational programs.

Bourse Area Hours
The 75 booth bourse area, a central feature of the Chicago International Coin Fair, will operate during the following hours:

• Thursday, April 22, 2010
Professional Preview - $50 Registration Fee

• Friday, April 23, 2010
10AM-6PM Booth holders at 9AM

• Saturday, April 24, 2010
10AM-6PM Booth holders at 9AM

• Sunday, April 25, 2010
10AM-1PM Booth holders at 9AM

Admission during the Friday-Sunday public hours is $5 for a three day pass valid for the duration of the CICF. Children 16 and under are admitted free. Admission is free on Sunday.

Special Features of the Chicago International Coin Fair:

• 90 booth all world, ancient and antiquities bourse area
• Auction of world and ancient numismatic rarities by Heritage Auction Galleries
• Free sample copies of Krause Publications hobby related products
• Club meetings
• Educational programs
• Discounted room rates at the Crowne Plaza
• Fine dining restaurants located nearby
• Convenient to O’Hare Airport with complimentary hotel shuttle van service


Category: Fairs & Coventions