The Battle of Vimy Ridge Commemorative $2 Circulation Coin Unveiling + Coin Exchange

Join the Royal Canadian Mint in commemorating the solidarity, bravery, and sacrifice of Canadians who fought at the Battle of Vimy Ridge with the unveiling of our new Battle of Vimy Ridge $2 commemorative circulation coin.

Beginning at 10:30 AM MT at The Military Museums in Calgary, the official program will feature:

  • Remarks by special guests representing the Royal Canadian Mint, the Vimy Foundation, The Military Museums, and more
  • Debut of special #Vimy100 remembrance video
  • Official reveal of the $2 Battle of Vimy Ridge circulation coin design

Space is limited for this free unveiling event!
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Immediately following the official program, guests are invited to be among the first to be able to swap their pocket change for a brand new Battle of Vimy Ridge $2 coin. The coin swap will be open until 1:00 PM MT. You will also have the opportunity to share your personalized message of Vimy remembrance in the Royal Canadian Mint’s own #RememberThem interactive video booth.

The Battle of Vimy Ridge was a milestone moment in Canadian War History that exemplifies the power of people to unite and to sacrifice for the greater good. The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to commemorate the 100th anniversary of this milestone with a brand new Battle of Vimy Ridge coin collection.