World Stamp Show NY 2016

NY 2016 showThe World Stamp Show NY 2016 takes place May 28 through June 4 at the Javits Center in New York, USA.

This show will welcome hundreds of thousands of visitors from all 50 states and more than 100 countries for this week-long celebration, to be held at Javits Center. More than 3,800 frames of competitive exhibits will be visited by around 250,000 people. Over 200 professional stamp dealers will sell and buy philatelic material, 50+ postal bureaus, including the United States Postal Service and United Nations Postal Administration selling their latest issues. The show will bring stamp collectors from all over the world together for a unique educational experience expressive in history and culture.

Famous stamp rarities, including the most expensive, the unique 1856 British Guiana 1c magenta stamp, auctions, seminars, youth and beginner activities, sponsored by the U.S. Postal Service and other nations will take place in Court of Honor.

There are expected First Day stamp release ceremonies for new issues from the U.S., U.N. and several nations around the world.

Patronage: American Philatelic Sociey with major support from The Collectors Club of New York and The Philatelic Foundation along with their members.

Admission: free.

Show Hours:
Saturday, May 28 10:30am to 6:00pm
Sunday, May 29 10:00am to 6:00pm
Monday, May 30 10:00am to 6:00pm
Tuesday, May 31 10:00am to 6:00pm
Wednesday, June 1 10:00am to 6:00pm
Thursda, June 2 10:00am to 6:00pm
Friday, June 3 10:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday, June 4 10:00am to 3:00pm

Address: Jacob Javits Convention Center, 655 West 34th Street, New York, NY 10001 on Level 3 taking up 294,000 square feet.

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