Media Advisory - Royal Canadian Mint To Unveil Gold And Silver Louisbourg Commemorative Coins

OTTAWA, June 3, 2013 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint will be at the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site to unveil gold and silver collector coins commemorating the 300th anniversary of the founding of the Louisbourg settlement.  In partnership with Parks Canada, the Mint will also host the winning class of Canada's Coolest School Trip at a coin engraving demonstration following the unveiling ceremony.

Where: Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site
  259 Park Service Rd 
  Louisbourg, NS
   
When:  Tuesday, June 4, 2013
  Arrival:10:30 a.m.
  Unveiling: 11:05 a.m.
   
Who:  Mr. Kirk McRae, Member of the Board of Directors, Royal Canadian Mint

 

SOURCE: Royal Canadian Mint

For further information:

Alex Reeves
Senior Manager, Communications
Telephone: (613) 949-5777
reeves@mint.ca