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


  1. By joining, you can help to create and maintain a credible central voice to speak for and protect the ancient coin collecting hobby. There is, undeniably, strength in numbers. 
  2. Members are eligible to serve on ACCG committees that will shape the future of the hobby. 
  3. All ACCG members are eligible to hold office as an elected member of the Board of Directors. As a member of the ACCG, you determine the Guild's leadership and direction through your vote.
  4. The ACCG will help you get connected with an Affiliate Member ancient coin club in your area.
  5. You have an opportunity to interact with fellow collectors and Guild members at major events held around the country.
  6. Your membership helps to sponsor youth and adult education programs, including scholarships, in ancient numismatics.
  7. You are eligible for ACCG recognition programs for member club and individual member achievements.

    In the near future, these benefits will also include:
  8. Receipt of a quarterly newsletter with the most recent news of ACCG activities, member accomplishments, and new initiatives.
  9. Access to specialized products and services through a member services storefront.
  10. The opportunity to create or support a "named" scholarship fund in memory of a loved one or respected friend.

As the ACCG grows, so too will the list of benefits available to its members. The opportunities for mutual benefit are impressive if we unite in our efforts.