On Euro coins

Depictions of WHS on Euro coins. Special commemorative coins are also included, as long as they are legal tender.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Altamira Cave Spanish 2015 commemorative 2 Euro
Archaeological site of Philippi Commemorative 2 euro coin Greece 2017
Asturian Monuments Santa María del Naranco - Commemorative 2 euro coin Spain 2017
Avila Commemorative 2 euro coin Spain 2019
Burgos Cathedral Spanish 2012 commemorative 2 Euro
Castel del Monte Italian 1 Cent
City of Luxembourg Grand Ducal Palace and Berg Palace on Luxemburgian 2007 and 2008 comemorative 2 Euro
Cologne Cathedral Vatican's 2005 comemorative 2 Euro, Germany's 2011 commemorative 2 Euro
Cordoba Spanish 2010 commemorative 2 Euro
El Escurial Spanish 2013 commemorative 2 Euro
Granada Spanish 2011 commemorative 2 Euro
Guimarães Commemorative 2 euro coin Portugal 2012
Hildesheim Cathedral and Church German 2014 commemorative 2 Euro
Lübeck Holstentor on German 2006 commemorative 2 Euro
Madara Rider If and when Bulgaria ever joins the Euro this has been chosen already for depiction on the Bulgarian Euro coin
Maulbronn Monastery On reverse of Germany's 2 Euro commemorative coin in 2013 representing Baden-Württemberg
Megalithic Temples of Malta Mnjadra on Maltese 1, 2 and 5 Cent; 2 EUR commemorative coin of Malta 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Mudejar Architecture of Aragon Commemorative 2 euro coin Spain 2020
Oporto Commemorative 2 euro coin Torre dos Clerigos - Portugal 2013
Paphos Commemorative 2 euro coin Cyprus 2017
Potsdam Sanssouci on scheduled German 2021 commemorative 2 Euro
Potsdam Commemorative 2 euro coin Germany 2020
Riga Commemorative 2 euro coin Latvia 2014
Rome Colosseum on Italian 5 Cent
San Marino and Mount Titano Various parts on Sammarinese 1, 2, 5, 10, 50 Cent and 2 Euro
Santiago de Compostela Commemorative 2 euro coin Spain 2018. Commemorative 2 euro coin Spain 2018 + The Obradoiro façade of the cathedral, the best known, is depicted on the Spanish euro coins of 1 cent, 2 cents, and 5 cents (€0.01, €0.02, and €0.05). (wiki)
Sceilg Mhichíl 10 and 20 EUR coins (2008): "the coins were produced by the Central Bank in collaboration with the Office of Public Works and celebrate Sceilig Mhichíl, the UNESCO Heritage Site located off the west coast of Ireland. The coin was part of the Europa coin programme's 2008 Theme European Cultural Heritage."
Segovia Commemorative 2 euro coin Spain 2016
Town Hall and Roland, Bremen German commemorative coin 2010
Trier Porta Nigra on German 2017 commemorative 2 Euro
University of Coimbra Commemorative 2 euro coin Portugal 2020
Vatican City 2 EUR portrait of Dante Alighieri in Vatican Palace; San Marco Square on Vatican's 2004 commemorative 2 Euro; St Peter's Basilica Vatican 2016
Venice and its Lagoon Commemorative 2 euro coin Italy 2017
Vienna St. Stephan's Dome, Belveder, Secession on Austrian 10, 20 and 50 Cent
Vilnius Commemorative 2 euro coin Lithuania 2017
Wartburg Castle German 2020 commemorative 2 Euro
Works of Antoni Gaudí Spanish 2014 commemorative 2 Euro


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