The first commemorative two-euro coin minted in 2017 will pay tribute to Finland's 100 years of independence. The commemorative coin will be released on 1 June 2017. The total mintage of the year’s first special two-euro coin will be 2.5 million, of which 11,000 coins will be minted in proof quality. The special coin is part of the Finland 100 programme and has been granted the Key Flag Symbol of Finnish origin. We will begin delivering the Independent Finland 100 Years special coins from their release date of 1 June.
The Finnish Tango commemorative coin pays tribute to Finland's tango culture.In line with the theme of the centenary, the design for the commemorative coin was created collaboratively. An overwhelming majority of Finns voted Satumaa (the Fairytale Land), composed by Unto Mononen, as their favourite tango. Mint of Finland’s head designer Erkki Vainio then created a face for the commemorative coin, floating on the waves of the notes to Satumaa. The online shop will accept advance orders for the collector coin from 1 June.Read more
Mint of Finland has published the Issuing Programme of 2017. The Issuing programme 2017 is tentative.Read more
All collector coins released by Mint of Finland in 2017 are a part of the Finland 100 programme organised by the Prime Minister's Office. Samples of the collector coins celebrating Finland's 100 years of independence were minted today in Vantaa.Read more