Numismatic Events Cancelled or Postponed

As the coronavirus spreads over the world, events with many visitors are often cancelled or postponed, also in the world of numismatics. Image by Gerd Altmann on Pixabay.
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As the Coronavirus is spreading many events all over the world have been cancelled or postponed. We try to gather here events from the numismatic world affected by this recent development and will update the following list continuously.



Auction house Dorotheum has converted all their auctions to online auctions.

March 18-20: Österreichischer Numismatikertag: Cancelled

All museums of the Oberösterreichisches Landesmuseum remain closed between 13 March and 3 April.


Czech Republic

March 27-28: Sberatel: Cancelled



starting March 16: cgb shop closes, but online shop continues to operate



The Deutsche Bundesbank Geldmuseum remains closed until further notice.

starting March 16: Klassik Stiftung Weimar closes Museums, public institutions and cancels events

starting March 16: Staatliche Museen Berlin (comprising Coin Cabinet) will stay closed until further notice

March 14 until April 19 (expectedly): Landesmuseum Hannover closes

March 17: Book presentation at Bayerische Numismatische Gesellschaft: Cancelled

March 18: Eligius-Vortrag Hannover: Cancelled

March 20-21: Conference Gotha: Cancelled

March 28: Korntal Show: Cancelled

April 4: Südwestfalenbörse: Cancelled

April 15-17: Tübingen Conference Collectors and Scholars: Cancelled

April 23-24: Peus Auction 426: Postponed to June 16-17

May 1: oldthing Sammlerbörse: Cancelled

May 1: Hannover Coin Show: Cancelled

May 2: Coin Show Wels: Cancelled

May 8-10: Eucoprimo Meeting Augsburg: Cancelled

May 8-10: Mitteldeutsches Münzsammlertreffen: Cancelled

May 9-10: ONS Meeting Tübingen: Cancelled

May 21-24: Teutoburger Auktion 129: Only online but 4 days instead of 2

May 22-24: Excursion of the Numismatischer Arbeitskreis Brandenburg/Preußen: Cancelled


Hong Kong

March 27-29: Hong Kong Coin Show: Cancelled

June: Hong Kong International Numismatic Fair: Cancelled.



April 4-5: Paper Money Fair: Cancelled


South Africa

April 26-29: Mint Directors Conference: Postponed to November 17-20, 2020.



April 3-5: Singapore International Coin Fair: Postponed to August 14-16, 2020



starting March 17: Bernisches Historisches Museum stays closed

starting March 13: Landesmuseum stays closed

March 15: International Coin Show Schönbühl: Postponed to October 4, 2020.

May 3: Nomos Auction 20: Postponed

May 11-13: Sincona Auction: Postponed to June 8-10, 2020.


United Kingdom

British Museum will stay closed temporarily starting March 18.

March 26-27: Roma Numismatics Auction XIX: Only online


starting March 13: The Metropolitan Museum stays temporarily closed

starting March 14: Smithonian Museums and National Zoo stay closed

Museum of American Finance: March events cancelled

March 19-21: Whitman Baltimore Spring Expo: Cancelled

April 17-19: Gold and Silver Expo, Hamburg (NY): Cancelled

April 22-25: Central States Numismatic Society Convention: Cancelled

June 18-20: June 2020 Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo bourse: Cancelled

June 18-20: Stack’s Bowers June Auction: Relocated

June 27-July 9: ANA Summer Seminar: Cancelled