San Francisco Mint

Fact Box

San Francisco Mint
Fifth Street and Mission Street, San Francisco, CA
Built in 1869 
Architect: Alfred B. Mullett
Governing Body: United States Department of the Treasury
Mint Mark: S
Opened in 1954 to serve the gold mines of the California Gold Rush, the San Francisco Mint does not currently produce circulating coins. However, it is the only mint which produces regular proof and silver proof coin sets. Tours of the facility are not available.