Monaco Euro and cent coins

On the basis of an agreement with the EU, Monaco can distribute Euro Coins, too. Monaco has two coin series in circulation.

  • National identification: MONACO
  • Design: Nicolas Cozon
  • Edge inscription (€2):
    Edge lettering


First series

In the first series, the €2 coin shows a portrait of HSH Prince Rainier III, and the €1 coin features a double portrait of HSH Prince Rainier III and Hereditary Prince Albert II. The 10, 20 and 50 cent coins bear the Prince’s seal. The main motif of the 1, 2 and 5 cent coins is the coat of arms of the Sovereign Princes of Monaco.


National back side of the 1-euro coin in circulation in Monaco,1 series
National back side of the 1-euro coin in circulation, 1 series
 
National back side of the 1-euro coin in circulation in Monaco, 1 series
National back side of the 1-euro coin in circulation, 1 series
 
National back side of the 50-cent coin in circulation in Monaco,1 series
National back side of the 50-cent coin in circulation, 1 series

National back side of the 5-cent coin in circulation in Monaco, 1 series
National back side of the 5-cent coin in circulation, 1 series

Second series

The €1 and €2 coins in the second series feature the portrait of HSH Prince Albert II. The 10, 20 and 50 cent coins show the Prince’s monogram. As in the first series, the 1, 2 and 5 cent coins bear the coat of arms of the Sovereign Princes of Monaco.


National back side of the 2-euro coin in circulation in Monaco, 2 series
National back side of the 2-euro coin in circulation, 2 series
 
National back side of the 1-euro coin in circulation in Monaco, 2 series
National back side of the 1-euro coin in circulation, 2 series
 
National back side of the 50-cent coin in circulation in Monaco, 2 series
National back side of the 50-cent coin in circulation, 2 series

National back side of the 5-cent coin in circulation in Monaco, 2 series
National back side of the 5-cent coin in circulation, 2 series