NY INTERNATIONAL NUMISMATIC CONVENTION
Welcome to the 52nd Annual
New York International Numismatic Convention
at the InterContinental New York Barclay Hotel
Rev. 10/9/2023 (UPDATE ONGOING)
The New York International Numismatic Convention is the United States’ largest and most prestigious numismatic event targeting the needs of the foreign and ancient numismatic communities. The 52nd Annual NYINC will be held at the InterContinental New York Barclay hotel, located 111 East 48 Street, New York, NY 10017, at Lexington Avenue.
The NYINC will feature a bourse area consisting of over a 100 of the leading specialists in world and ancient numismatists and will be held in the Empire and Grand Ballrooms as well as the immediately contiguous Gallery area of the Barclay. The seven days of auction sessions will be held in the Barclay Salon, located in the lobby level. Auction lot viewing will be held in meeting rooms located on the same second floor level as the bourse area. Numismatic organization meetings and educational seminars will be held on the second floor of the Barclay in the Morgan Suite and the Astor Suite I.
Please consult the Schedule of Events for the specific session times scheduled by our multiple official auction companies. Our multiple auction sessions are cataloged and conducted by a number of the leading numismatic houses in the world, including: Heritage; Stack’s-Bowers, Classical Numismatic Group, The New York Sale, and Spink USA. In all, five different auction houses, will be contributing their expertise and numismatic drawing power to our auction presentations in 2024.
Auction sessions will take place over a span of seven consecutive days, beginning on Monday, January 8 and concluding on Sunday, January 14. No other numismatic convention can equal the incomparable scope and breadth of the NYINC auctions, presentations that quite literally attract dealers and collectors from throughout the globe, making New York City truly the numismatic capital of the world during our event. Auction lot viewing will open on Friday, January 5.
The bourse area will open from 12noon-6:30PM on Thursday, January 11 for the Professional Preview/Early Bird Day. For a $125 registration fee, payable on site or through the Buy-A-Pass Tab up on far right of web page. Professional Preview/Early Bird attendees will have access to the bourse area one day prior to the regular public admission hours, as well as at 9:30AM Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Professional Preview/Early Bird Day is open to both collectors and dealers.
The NYINC bourse area regular public hours will be:
- Friday, January 12 – 10AM-6:30PM
- Saturday, January 13 – 10AM-6:30PM
- Sunday, January 14 – 10AM-2:30PM
Public registration is $25 for a three day pass valid during all public hours throughout the event.
To obtain a map with directions from your location to the Barclay and/or the New York City area immediately adjacent to our event site please visit one of the following websites: www.mapquest.com or www.maps.google.com
For general New York City tourist information please visit the website of the New York City Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, www.nycgo.com. This site contains a myriad of information and links to other websites about different tourism related activities, including restaurants, museums and Broadway musicals. It is recommended to assist in making plans for your visit to New York City.
Features of the NYINC
- 100 Dealer all world and ancient numismatics bourse area
- Educational programs
- Special Young Numismatist Program
- Club and society meetings
- Heritage auction
- Classical Numismatic Group auction
The New York Sale® Auction
- Stack’s Bowers Galleries auction
- Spink USA auction
- Discounted room rates at the InterContinental Barclay – Exempt from $40 amenities fee applicable to reservations made without using our Link.
- Convenient to midtown restaurant locations
- Convenient to the theater district
- Free sample copies of numismatic publications for attendees
- Numerous booth holders from outside the United States
Bourse Area Hours
The dealer bourse area will be held in the Empire Ballroom, the Grand Ballroom and the Gallery, located on the second level of the Barclay.
Thursday, January 11 12noon-6:30PM (Professional Preview – $125 Registration)
Friday, January 12 10AM-6:30PM (Booth holders at 9AM)
Saturday, January 13 10AM-6:30PM (Booth holders at 9AM)
Sunday, January 14 10AM-2:30PM (Booth holders at 9AM)
Registration at the NYINC Is $25 for a three day pass valid during all public hours Friday through Sunday.
Participating Booth Holders
For a roster of dealers who have reserved booth space at the NYINC, please click here.
Revisit our site as we approach the convention dates to see if your favorite dealer will have a booth at the NYINC.
The InterContinental New York Barclay, located at 111 East 48th Street, between Park and Lexington Avenues. In Addition, the #’s 4, 5, 6, 7 and S lines have stops at Grand Central Station, located at 42nd Street and Park Avenue. The Grand Concourse at Grand Central is directly accessible to the Barclay via the “Northeast Passage”, an indoor connection to 48th Street ending roughly one half block from the 48th Street entrance to the Barclay. The entrance to the “Northeast Passage” is located next to track 23 in Grand Central Station. It is open Mondy-Friday from 6:30AM to 9:30PM, closed on Saturday and Sunday.
Please note that the NYINC is under contract with the Barclay to be our site for the next four years:
- January 5-14, 2024
- January 10-19, 2025
- January 9-18, 2026
- January 8-17, 2027
The Official Grading Company
Numismatic Guaranty Corporation
P. O. Box 4776
Sarasota, FL 34330
Numismatic Guaranty is one of the world’s largest and most trusted third party grading services for coins, tokens and medals. Its representatives can be found at booths 709 and 812 at the 2023 51th Annual New York International Numismatic Convention.
Professional Coin Grading Services
PCGS, Professional Coin Grading Service
P.O. Box 9458
Newport Beach, CA 92658
Phone: (800) 447-8848
Professional Coin Grading Services is one of the world’s largest and most trusted third party grading services. Its representatives can be found at booths 609 and 708 at the 2024 52nd Annual New York International Numismatic Convention.
Educational Program Sponsors:
Ancient Coin Collectors Guild Meeting Sponsor:
Oriental Numismatic Society Meeting Sponsors:
Numismatic Media Panel Discussion:
Young Numismatists Educational Forum Sponsors:
Program: Moderated by Jack Mattes – President: American Association of Young Numismatists
Guest Speaker: Joel Iskowitz
International Bureau for the Suppression of Counterfeit Coins Sponsors:
World Paper Money Program Sponsor
Educational Program Sponsors:
Assignment Pending: Program to be determined
For a complete schedule of events and functions held as part of the New York International Numismatic Convention, please click here. As the dates of the NYINC draw closer please revisit our site to check for the addition of new and exciting programs and meetings where you will be able to learn about different aspects of world and ancient numismatics.
Future Convention Dates:
The NYINC has firm contracts with the InterContinental NY Barclay, our new home over the dates set forth below
Our bourse dates will be:
– 2024: January 11-14
– 2025: January 16-19
– 2026: January 15-18
– 2027: January 14-17
In each instance the first date noted will be the Thursday Professional Preview/Early Bird Day, with a special registration fee, currently $125, to provide early access to the bourse area Thursday from 12noon-6:30PM in advance of the Friday-Saturday-Sunday General Admission days.
Public registration is currently $25 for an all events pass during the Friday through Sunday public access period.
Auction lot viewing will typically begin the previous Friday, with auction sessions held daily from the Sunday immediately preceding the Thursday Professional Preview throught the final Sunday of the coin show portion of the NYINC.
Access to the second floor auction viewing rooms is subject to whatever NYINC admission fee is in effect on that particular day of the Schedule of Events.
Information About Our Auction Companies – How to Contact Them
The NYINC features multiple auction sessions cataloged and conducted by the leading numismatic houses listed below. Buyers of world and ancient numismatic items eagerly await these auction sales each year. They are a highlight of commercial numismatic activity within the world and ancient collecting fraternities. For information about how to obtain their catalogs or to consign your collection for sale to the numismatic community in conjunction with the New York International Numismatic Convention please consult the contact information given below:
Heritage Auction – Monday, January 8, 2024:
Attn: Cris Bierrenbach
Heritage Galleries and Auctioneers
2801 W Airport Freeway
Dallas, TX 75261-4127
Classical Numismatic Group Auction – Tuesday and Wednesday, January 9-10, 2024:
Attn: Mike Gasvoda
Classical Numismatic Group
P.O. Box 479
Lancaster, PA 17608
The New York Sale® Auction
Tue/Wed/Thur, January 9/10/11, 2024:
Joint New York Sale auction website:
P. O. Box 950
New York, NY 10272
Attn: Lucien Birkler
P O Box 607
West Haven, CT 06516-0607
Phone: (203) 815-2765
Stack’s Bowers Galleries Auction – Friday, Saturday January 12,13, 2024:
Attn: Matt Orsini
Stack’s Bowers Galleries
1550 Scenic Ave. #150
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Attn: Vicken Yegparian
470 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10022
(By appointment only)
Spink USA – Friday January 12 and Sunday January 14, 2024:
Attn: Charles Blane
145 West 57th Street, 18th Floor
New York, NY 10019
P O Box 33319
Fort Worth, Texas 76162
Phone: (817) 266-1957
The Convention Chairman is responsible for the overall operation of the New York International Numismatic Convention, including booth sales and dealer space assignments. He is the primary contact person for inquiries about the NYINC.
Dealers desiring booth space should contact him. The Convention Chairman is also responsible for the scheduling of speakers, club and society meetings. Organizations desiring to hold functions in conjuntion with the NYINC should contact him.
The room block for the 52nd Annual New York International Numismatic Convention is open and accepting reservations now. The following link will enable you to book online. Various rooming options are available, starting at $210.
Click the following link to book your discounted NYINC reservation:
Please note that the InterContinental NY Barclay like a growing number of New York City hotels, levies a “destination charge” of roughly $40 over and above the stated room rate. This “destination charge” DOES NOT ” apply to reservations made under our official room block and using the link above, but does apply to bookings made outside the block. including third party websites, travel agencies, etc.
No outside agency has been authorized by either the New York Barclay or the NYINC to contact our booth holders or other attendees to solicit reservations, whether by phone, e-mail or any other means. Such contacts may be an effort to obtain confidential credit card information or other personal details for potentially fraudulent purposes. It is highly recommended that NYINC participants only book reservations by booking though the link that is posted above on this website.
Please remember also that reservations booked outside the special discounted NYINC room block are subject to an additional $40 “destination charge” that is not assessed against the NYINC room block reservations.
Please remember also that limited rooms are available at our discounted rates. Book early to avoid disappointment. Our room block and special rate expire December 13, 2023.
After that date the hotel may charge higher rates. Reserving sooner, rather than later, is highly recommended.
2024 Barclay room rates under the official NYINC room block:
Superior King: $210
Deluxe DBL/DBL: $210
Executive King: $290
Deluxe One Bedroom Suite: $410
Premier One Bedroom Suite: $460
Executive One Bedroom Suite: $610
Note that rooms booked via any method outside the NYINC official room block will be subject to an additional “amenities charge” of $40 per night.
If difficulties are encountered in securing accommodations (agent can’t find room block, claims room block is sold out, etc) please contact the Convention Chairman, Paul Russell, for assistant by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or call (817) 266-1957. The New York Barclay Hotel is an extremely busy convention and meetings destination. Other events will be taking place in the hotel over our dates. Making a reservation sooner, rather than later, will avoid disappointment. Once the hotel is physically sold out, our availability to be of assistance with housing issues will be limited.
How to Learn More About World and Ancient Numismatics
There are a number of print media publications catering to numismatists with an interest in world and ancient numismatics. Among these are:
Canadian Coin News
World Coin News
An electronic newsletter at exceptional quality focusing on the world and ancient numismatic marketplace, with news of auctions, conventions, legal and regulatory matters, as well as research and publications is www.coinsweeky.com. Published by Dr Ursula Kampmann, it is issued weekly and is a particularly good source of the latest information in the field dealing with a diverse range of topics.
Please note that the Friday and Saturday schedules of the NYINC includes a number of educational programs and lectures sponsored by numismatic organizations maintaining an interest in various specialty areas of world and/or ancient numismatics. Unless specified otherwise in the NYINC Schedule of Events these meetings are also open to the bourse general public and are an ideal way to make contact with and potentially join one or more of these organizations.
Please consult the convention Schedule of Events for information on the specific content of such programs.
Services of Interest to NYINC Attendees
For information about area FedEx services, including maps showing the exact location of the facilities nearest the Intercontinental NY Barclay NYINC site (zip code 10017), visit the FedEx website: www.fedex.com.
United States Postal Service Locations
For information about United States Postal Service facilities and services, including maps showing specific facilities nearest the Intercontinental NY Barclay NYINC site (Zip 10017), please visit the Postal Service website: www.usps.com. The nearest full service USPS location is at 450 Lexington Avenue.
Staples – Office, Business and Mailing Supplies – Copies and Printing
For additional information about other Staples facilities near the Intercontinental NY Barclay NYINC site (zip code 10017), visit the Staples website: www.staples.com.
FedEx-Kinko’s – Copies and Printing
For information about additional FedEx-Kinko’s outlets nearest the Intercontinental NY Barclay NYINC site (zip code 10017), including maps, visit their website at www.fedex.com/us/office/
Tickets for Broadway Musicals:
For information about Broadway musicals and plays visit the New York City tourism website: www.nycvisit.com . Half price tickets for same day performances are available at the Theater Development Fund “tkts” booth at Times Square, easily recognizable with a white facade and large red “tkts” lettering. For additional information about the Theater Development Fund and the half price tickets program visit the website www.tdf.org/tkts/tips. Tickets for many prominent musicals are generally available through the “tkts” booth.