Paper Money News: BEP Celebrates Moon Landing 50th Anniversary with 2019 $2 Rocketship

By Bureau of Engraving and Printing ……

In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) is pleased to introduce the 2019 $2 Rocketship.

The 2019 $2 Rocketship features an uncirculated, Series 2013 $2 Federal Reserve note, with a serial number beginning with “2019”. The colorful packaging features fun facts for kids and an embossed rocket ship and moon in outer space. The $2 note is protected by a clear, acid-free, polymer sleeve.

The first day of sale for the 2019 $2 Rocketship is Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at 12:00 p.m. (ET). Only 24,000 will be available. This product is $9.95 USD, with a discount price of $8.50 for quantities of 50 or more.

New Shopping Process

2019 $2 RocketshipThe BEP and the U.S. Mint have merged their online sales operations and customers can now purchase currency and coin products in one place, while enjoying the benefits and conveniences of the U.S. Mint website. BEP customers are encouraged to set up a Mint website account in order to easily check order statuses and track packages.

BEP products may be ordered toll free, at 1 (800) USA-MINT (872-6468) and through the United States Mint’s online store, Products are also available for purchase in BEP’s Washington, D.C. and Fort Worth, Texas Visitor Center gift shops.

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About the Bureau of Engraving and Printing

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing’s (BEP) mission is to develop and produce United States currency notes, trusted worldwide. BEP’s vision is to be the world standard securities printer providing its customers and the public with superior products through excellence in manufacturing and innovation.

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  1. 9 bucks for a 2 note that has nothing to do with the moon landing but the numbers start with 2019?? Now if it was a 69 note with a 2019 serial number maybe but a 2013 no way.


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