Aurora is the second-largest city in Illinois. It is known as the “City of Lights” because it was one of the first cities in the country to have an electric street lamp system, which was installed in 1881. The city’s historic downtown is located along the Fox River. The city has many noted architectural landmarks, including buildings by Frank Lloyd Wright. Aurora also offers many coin and bullion retailers.
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Here are some of the top coin shops in Aurora:
Distinctive Coins is a full service coin shop offering coins and currency from around the world, as well as gold and silver coins and bullion. Their inventory includes an expansive range of coins in a variety of grades, for beginners to advanced collectors. The owners of Distinctive Coins have more than 50 years of numismatic experience, and are known for reasonable prices and a wide selection.
They also buy single coins, full collections, and other gold and silver items from individual collectors. A portion of the Distinctive Coins inventory can be found online and on eBay; the full range is only available in their Illinois coin shop. Distinctive Coins is an NGC and PCGS authorized dealer and a member of the American Numismatic Association.
422 W. 75th Street
Downers Grove, IL 60516
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