View Full Version : Pressed penny collecting?
27-09-2008, 11:35 AM
DD is really interested in this, are there any experts on here?
I know there are starter lanyards for pins but is there a nice way to start collecting these pennies?
27-09-2008, 11:37 AM
they are everywhere, there is a website that tells you where they are too, will go look see if i can find it for you
you buy pressed penny wallets too to put them in :D
There are books available for pressed pennies and pressed quarters.
The pennies are 51 cents each (penny plus two quarters to feed the machine). The quarters are $1.25 each (quarter to press and four quarters to feed the machine). I think the books are around $7 each.
Definitely not an expert. I collect a few--usually something comemorative of the year or current celebration and some Mickey and Minnie pennies. It really just depends on if I like them! :lol: Typically two or three each visit. :)
27-09-2008, 06:49 PM
Try this site,
My 2 boys have collected them over the last 6 years.
27-09-2008, 07:03 PM
I have them too, from all over ,what a great thing to collect. Just got two from Grandfather Mountain in NC.
20-10-2008, 02:38 AM
My kids were really into these when they were younger. Seems as they've gotten older the thrill is gone a bit (makes me sad). But yes, the machines are everywhere! Resorts included.
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