Central States Numismatic Society

A Leading Hobby Organization

logoThe Central States Numismatic Society, founded in 1939, is one of the larger numismatic organizations in the United States with membership fluctuating around 2,000. CSNS, as it is known informally, operates in a 13-state Midwestern region but membership is open to residents of all states and foreign countries.

States in the region are Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

The Next Convention – 79th Anniversary Convention April 26-28, 2018

redbookThe Central States Numismatic Society’s 78th Anniversary Convention was be held in Schaumburg, Illinois, at the Schaumburg Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center, located at 1551 North Thoreau Drive, Schaumburg, IL 60173. This event site is located in close proximity to Chicago’s premier suburban shopping destination, the Woodfield Mall.

The Central States Numismatic Society Convention is one of the leading such events in the United States. It features two separate and distinct major Signature Sales of numismatic rarities cataloged and conducted by Heritage Auctions, of Dallas, Texas. One sale will focus on rare coins, while the other will be devoted exclusively to collectable paper money and related ephemera. In addition, there will be a 250+ booth bourse area with leading dealers from no less than 40 states, as well as educational exhibits, club meetings, programs and seminars.

Heritage Galleries and Auctioneers Inc., based in Dallas, Texas, is the official auction company of the Central States Numismatic Society Convention. Heritage enjoys a well earned reputation as the leading numismatic auction house in the United States.

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