Gettysburg Featured On America The Beautiful Quarter

09.11.09 | FL News Team

The nation's most visited Civil War battlefield will be featured as a quarter in the U.S. Mint's new America the Beautiful collection. The Gettysburg National Military Park quarter is due out in 2011, but the first quarters will be issued next year. Some America the Beautiful quarter-designs include Hot Springs National Park in Arkansas, Wyoming's Yellowstone National Park, Yosemite National Park in California, Grand Canyon Nation Park in Arizona and Oregon's Mount Hood National Forest. The program lasts 12-years with quarters issued each year.