Switzerland’s Commemorative Coin Programme 2021

Switzerland’s first new commemorative coins were issued as early as 1 January.
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Switzerland released its commemorative coin programme for 2021. Currently, these coins are planned to be issued in 2021:

1 January 2021

  • 2021 Birthday coin set
  • 2021 Baby coin set

21 January 2021

  • Fox from the “Swiss forest animals” series (bimetallic coin)
  • 100 Years Friedrich Dürrenmatt (silver commemorative coin)
  • 2021 Classic coin set (brilliant uncirculated and proof)

29 April 2021

  • Illusion – The Bridge of Life (silver commemorative coin)
  • 50 years of Swiss women’s right to vote (gold coin)

9 September 2021

  • Hydropower from the “Energy of the Future” series (silver commemorative coin)
  • 2021 Christmas coin set
  • Illusion – The Bridge of Life (trial minting)

Motifs of the issues aren’t available yet.


Here you can find the Swissmint’s official website.

Most recently, Swiss coins dedicated to the tennis player Roger Federer have been incredibly successful.

If you’re a collector of Swiss coins, have a look at our online database Cosmos of Collectibles, where you can find all Swiss circulation coins since 1850!

There you can also find Swiss commemorative coins.

And if you’re interested in Vreneli coins, you should read our expert article on how to detect counterfeits of Swiss Vreneli coins, which are unfortunately very common.