Portugal 1 cent

From 2002 until now

The very first royal seal of 1134. Inspired by the origins of the history of Portugal and designed by Ví­tor Manuel Fernandes dos Santos. It shows a seal of Afonso Henriques, first king of Portugal (1109-1185), encircled by castles and coats of arms.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2002 -- 278.106.172 55.000
50.000 - Basic (2002)
5.000 - Baby (2002)
15.000
2003 -- --- 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2003)
20.000 - Baby (2003)
15.000
2004 -- 75.000.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2004)
20.000 - Baby (2004)
15.000
2005 -- 40.000.000 60.000
30.000 - Basic (2005)
15.000 - Baby (2005)
15.000 - First day coin (2005)
10.000
2006 -- 30.000.000 26.500
12.500 - Basic (2006)
7.000 - Baby (2006)
7.000 - First day coin (2006)
3.000
2007 -- 105.000.000 21.500
12.000 - Basic (2007)
3.500 - Baby (2007)
6.000 - First day coin (2007)
2.500
2008 -- 75.000.000 26.500
15.000 - Basic (2008)
4.000 - Baby (2008)
7.500 - First day coin (2008)
3.500
2009 -- 60.000.000 34.000
18.000 - Basic (2009)
6.000 - Baby (2009)
10.000 - First day coin (2009)
4.000
2010 -- 15.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2010)
7.000 - Baby (2010)
12.500 - First day coin (2010)
4.500
2011 -- 20.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2011)
7.000 - Baby (2011)
12.500 - First day coin (2011)
4.500
2012 -- 50.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2012)
7.000 - Baby (2012)
12.500 - First day coin (2012)
4.500
2013 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2013)
7.000 - Baby (2013)
12.500 - First day coin (2013)
4.500
2014 -- 20.000.000 21.000
8.000 - Basic (2014)
3.000 - Baby (2014)
10.000 - First day coin (2014)
1.500
2015 -- 40.000.000 23.500
8.000 - Basic (2015)
3.000 - Baby (2015)
12.500 - First day coin (2015)
1.500
2016 -- 40.000.000 28.000
10.000 - Basic (2016)
6.000 - Baby (2016)
12.000 - First day coin (2016)
1.500
2017 -- 55.000.000 26.000
8.000 - Basic (2017)
6.000 - Baby (2017)
12.000 - First day coin (2017)
1.500
2018 -- --- --- 1.500

Portugal 2 cents

From 2002 until now

The very first royal seal of 1134. Inspired by the origins of the history of Portugal and designed by Ví­tor Manuel Fernandes dos Santos. It shows a seal of Afonso Henriques, first king of Portugal (1109-1185), encircled by castles and coats of arms.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2002 -- 324.376.590 55.000
50.000 - Basic (2002)
5.000 - Baby (2002)
15.000
2003 -- --- 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2003)
20.000 - Baby (2003)
15.000
2004 -- 1.000.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2004)
20.000 - Baby (2004)
15.000
2005 -- 10.000.000 60.000
30.000 - Basic (2005)
15.000 - Baby (2005)
15.000 - First day coin (2005)
10.000
2006 -- 1.000.000 26.500
12.500 - Basic (2006)
7.000 - Baby (2006)
7.000 - First day coin (2006)
3.000
2007 -- 10.000.000 21.500
12.000 - Basic (2007)
3.500 - Baby (2007)
6.000 - First day coin (2007)
2.500
2008 -- 35.000.000 26.500
15.000 - Basic (2008)
4.000 - Baby (2008)
7.500 - First day coin (2008)
3.500
2009 -- 45.000.000 34.000
18.000 - Basic (2009)
6.000 - Baby (2009)
10.000 - First day coin (2009)
4.000
2010 -- 10.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2010)
7.000 - Baby (2010)
12.500 - First day coin (2010)
4.500
2011 -- 30.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2011)
7.000 - Baby (2011)
12.500 - First day coin (2011)
4.500
2012 -- 35.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2012)
7.000 - Baby (2012)
12.500 - First day coin (2012)
4.500
2013 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2013)
7.000 - Baby (2013)
12.500 - First day coin (2013)
4.500
2014 -- 20.000.000 21.000
8.000 - Basic (2014)
3.000 - Baby (2014)
10.000 - First day coin (2014)
1.500
2015 -- 20.000.000 23.500
8.000 - Basic (2015)
3.000 - Baby (2015)
12.500 - First day coin (2015)
1.500
2016 -- 15.000.000 28.000
10.000 - Basic (2016)
6.000 - Baby (2016)
12.000 - First day coin (2016)
1.500
2017 -- 35.000.000 26.000
8.000 - Basic (2017)
6.000 - Baby (2017)
12.000 - First day coin (2017)
1.500
2018 -- --- --- 1.500

Portugal 5 cents

From 2002 until now

The very first royal seal of 1134. Inspired by the origins of the history of Portugal and designed by Ví­tor Manuel Fernandes dos Santos. It shows a seal of Afonso Henriques, first king of Portugal (1109-1185), encircled by castles and coats of arms.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2002 -- 234.512.047 55.000
50.000 - Basic (2002)
5.000 - Baby (2002)
---
2003 -- --- 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2003)
20.000 - Baby (2003)
15.000
2004 -- 40.000.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2004)
20.000 - Baby (2004)
15.000
2005 -- 30.000.000 60.000
30.000 - Basic (2005)
15.000 - Baby (2005)
15.000 - First day coin (2005)
15.000
2006 -- 20.000.000 26.500
12.500 - Basic (2006)
7.000 - Baby (2006)
7.000 - First day coin (2006)
3.000
2007 -- 25.000.000 21.500
12.000 - Basic (2007)
3.500 - Baby (2007)
6.000 - First day coin (2007)
2.500
2008 -- 25.000.000 26.500
15.000 - Basic (2008)
4.000 - Baby (2008)
7.500 - First day coin (2008)
3.500
2009 -- 25.000.000 34.000
18.000 - Basic (2009)
6.000 - Baby (2009)
10.000 - First day coin (2009)
4.000
2010 -- 5.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2010)
7.000 - Baby (2010)
12.500 - First day coin (2010)
4.500
2011 -- 25.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2011)
7.000 - Baby (2011)
12.500 - First day coin (2011)
4.500
2012 -- 15.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2012)
7.000 - Baby (2012)
12.500 - First day coin (2012)
4.500
2013 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2013)
7.000 - Baby (2013)
12.500 - First day coin (2013)
4.500
2014 -- --- 21.000
8.000 - Basic (2014)
3.000 - Baby (2014)
10.000 - First day coin (2014)
1.500
2015 -- --- 23.500
8.000 - Basic (2015)
3.000 - Baby (2015)
12.500 - First day coin (2015)
1.500
2016 -- 15.000.000 28.000
10.000 - Basic (2016)
6.000 - Baby (2016)
12.000 - First day coin (2016)
1.500
2017 -- 25.000.000 26.000
8.000 - Basic (2017)
6.000 - Baby (2017)
12.000 - First day coin (2017)
1.500
2018 -- 37.500.000 --- 1.500

Portugal 10 cents

From 2002 until now

The 1142 seal. Inspired by the origins of the history of Portugal and designed by Ví­tor Manuel Fernandes dos Santos. It shows a seal of Afonso Henriques, first king of Portugal (1109-1185), encircled by castles and coats of arms.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2002 -- 220.289.835 55.000
50.000 - Basic (2002)
5.000 - Baby (2002)
15.000
2003 -- 6.332.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2003)
20.000 - Baby (2003)
15.000
2004 -- 1.000.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2004)
20.000 - Baby (2004)
15.000
2005 -- 1.000.000 60.000
30.000 - Basic (2005)
15.000 - Baby (2005)
15.000 - First day coin (2005)
10.000
2006 -- 1.000.000 26.500
12.500 - Basic (2006)
7.000 - Baby (2006)
7.000 - First day coin (2006)
3.000
2007 -- --- 21.500
12.000 - Basic (2007)
3.500 - Baby (2007)
6.000 - First day coin (2007)
2.500
2008 -- 1.000.000 26.500
15.000 - Basic (2008)
4.000 - Baby (2008)
7.500 - First day coin (2008)
3.500
2009 -- 10.000.000 34.000
18.000 - Basic (2009)
6.000 - Baby (2009)
10.000 - First day coin (2009)
4.000
2010 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2010)
7.000 - Baby (2010)
12.500 - First day coin (2010)
4.500
2011 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2011)
7.000 - Baby (2011)
12.500 - First day coin (2011)
4.500
2012 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2012)
7.000 - Baby (2012)
12.500 - First day coin (2012)
4.500
2013 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2013)
7.000 - Baby (2013)
12.500 - First day coin (2013)
4.500
2014 -- --- 21.000
8.000 - Basic (2014)
3.000 - Baby (2014)
10.000 - First day coin (2014)
1.500
2015 -- --- 23.500
8.000 - Basic (2015)
3.000 - Baby (2015)
12.500 - First day coin (2015)
1.500
2016 -- 15.000.000 28.000
10.000 - Basic (2016)
6.000 - Baby (2016)
12.000 - First day coin (2016)
1.500
2017 -- 25.000.000 26.000
8.000 - Basic (2017)
6.000 - Baby (2017)
12.000 - First day coin (2017)
1.500
2018 -- 19.300.000 --- 1.500

Portugal 20 cents

From 2002 until now

The 1142 seal. Inspired by the origins of the history of Portugal and designed by Ví­tor Manuel Fernandes dos Santos. It shows a seal of Afonso Henriques, first king of Portugal (1109-1185), encircled by castles and coats of arms.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2002 -- 147.411.038 55.000
50.000 - Basic (2002)
5.000 - Baby (2002)
15.000
2003 -- 9.493.600 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2003)
20.000 - Baby (2003)
15.000
2004 -- 1.000.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2004)
20.000 - Baby (2004)
15.000
2005 -- 25.000.000 60.000
30.000 - Basic (2005)
15.000 - Baby (2005)
15.000 - First day coin (2005)
10.000
2006 -- 20.000.000 26.500
12.500 - Basic (2006)
7.000 - Baby (2006)
7.000 - First day coin (2006)
3.000
2007 -- --- 21.500
12.000 - Basic (2007)
3.500 - Baby (2007)
6.000 - First day coin (2007)
2.500
2008 -- 1.000.000 26.500
15.000 - Basic (2008)
4.000 - Baby (2008)
7.500 - First day coin (2008)
3.500
2009 -- 20.000.000 34.000
18.000 - Basic (2009)
6.000 - Baby (2009)
10.000 - First day coin (2009)
4.000
2010 -- 5.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2010)
7.000 - Baby (2010)
12.500 - First day coin (2010)
4.500
2011 -- 10.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2011)
7.000 - Baby (2011)
12.500 - First day coin (2011)
4.500
2012 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2012)
7.000 - Baby (2012)
12.500 - First day coin (2012)
4.500
2013 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2013)
7.000 - Baby (2013)
12.500 - First day coin (2013)
4.500
2014 -- --- 21.000
8.000 - Basic (2014)
3.000 - Baby (2014)
10.000 - First day coin (2014)
1.500
2015 -- 15.000.000 23.500
8.000 - Basic (2015)
3.000 - Baby (2015)
12.500 - First day coin (2015)
1.500
2016 -- 25.000.000 28.000
10.000 - Basic (2016)
6.000 - Baby (2016)
12.000 - First day coin (2016)
1.500
2017 -- 30.000.000 26.000
8.000 - Basic (2017)
6.000 - Baby (2017)
12.000 - First day coin (2017)
1.500
2018 -- 15.000.000 --- 1.500

Portugal 50 cents

From 2002 until now

The 1142 seal. Inspired by the origins of the history of Portugal and designed by Ví­tor Manuel Fernandes dos Santos. It shows a seal of Afonso Henriques, first king of Portugal (1109-1185), encircled by castles and coats of arms.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2002 -- 151.947.133 55.000
50.000 - Basic (2002)
5.000 - Baby (2002)
15.000
2003 -- 10.353.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2003)
20.000 - Baby (2003)
15.000
2004 -- 1.000.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2004)
20.000 - Baby (2004)
15.000
2005 -- 1.000.000 60.000
30.000 - Basic (2005)
15.000 - Baby (2005)
15.000 - First day coin (2005)
10.000
2006 -- 1.000.000 26.500
12.500 - Basic (2006)
7.000 - Baby (2006)
7.000 - First day coin (2006)
3.000
2007 -- --- 21.500
12.000 - Basic (2007)
3.500 - Baby (2007)
6.000 - First day coin (2007)
2.500
2008 -- 5.000.000 26.500
15.000 - Basic (2008)
4.000 - Baby (2008)
7.500 - First day coin (2008)
3.500
2009 -- 20.000.000 34.000
18.000 - Basic (2009)
6.000 - Baby (2009)
10.000 - First day coin (2009)
4.000
2010 -- 20.000.000 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2010)
7.000 - Baby (2010)
12.500 - First day coin (2010)
4.500
2011 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2011)
7.000 - Baby (2011)
12.500 - First day coin (2011)
4.500
2012 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2012)
7.000 - Baby (2012)
12.500 - First day coin (2012)
4.500
2013 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2013)
7.000 - Baby (2013)
12.500 - First day coin (2013)
4.500
2014 -- --- 21.000
8.000 - Basic (2014)
3.000 - Baby (2014)
10.000 - First day coin (2014)
1.500
2015 -- 20.000.000 23.500
8.000 - Basic (2015)
3.000 - Baby (2015)
12.500 - First day coin (2015)
1.500
2016 -- 2.000.000 28.000
10.000 - Basic (2016)
6.000 - Baby (2016)
12.000 - First day coin (2016)
1.500
2017 -- 30.000.000 26.000
8.000 - Basic (2017)
6.000 - Baby (2017)
12.000 - First day coin (2017)
1.500
2018 -- --- --- 1.500

Portugal 1 euro

From 2002 until now

The 1144 seal. Inspired by the origins of the history of Portugal and designed by Ví­tor Manuel Fernandes dos Santos. It shows a seal of Afonso Henriques, first king of Portugal (1109-1185), encircled by castles and coats of arms.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2002 -- 100.228.135 55.000
50.000 - Basic (2002)
5.000 - Baby (2002)
15.000
2003 -- 16.206.875 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2003)
20.000 - Baby (2003)
15.000
2004 -- 20.000.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2004)
20.000 - Baby (2004)
15.000
2005 -- 20.000.000 60.000
30.000 - Basic (2005)
15.000 - Baby (2005)
15.000 - First day coin (2005)
10.000
2006 -- 20.000.000 26.500
12.500 - Basic (2006)
7.000 - Baby (2006)
7.000 - First day coin (2006)
3.000
2007 -- 4.935.400 21.500
12.000 - Basic (2007)
3.500 - Baby (2007)
6.000 - First day coin (2007)
2.500
2008 -- 5.000.000 26.500
15.000 - Basic (2008)
4.000 - Baby (2008)
7.500 - First day coin (2008)
3.500
2009 -- 20.000.000 44.000
18.000 - Basic (2009)
6.000 - Baby (2009)
10.000 - First day coin (2009)
10.000 - Graduation. Final Year Graduates issue (2009)
4.000
2010 -- 20.000.000 45.500
20.000 - Basic (2010)
7.000 - Baby (2010)
12.500 - First day coin (2010)
6.000 - Graduation. Final Year Graduates issue (2010)
4.500
2011 -- 5.000.000 44.500
20.000 - Basic (2011)
7.000 - Baby (2011)
12.500 - First day coin (2011)
5.000 - Graduation. Final Year Graduates issue (2011)
4.500
2012 -- --- 44.500
20.000 - Basic (2012)
7.000 - Baby (2012)
12.500 - First day coin (2012)
5.000 - Graduation. Final Year Graduates issue (2012)
4.500
2013 -- --- 44.500
20.000 - Basic (2013)
7.000 - Baby (2013)
12.500 - First day coin (2013)
5.000 - Graduation. Final Year Graduates issue (2013)
4.500
2014 -- 9.000.000 21.000
8.000 - Basic (2014)
3.000 - Baby (2014)
10.000 - First day coin (2014)
1.500
2015 -- 15.000.000 23.500
8.000 - Basic (2015)
3.000 - Baby (2015)
12.500 - First day coin (2015)
1.500
2016 -- 35.000.000 28.000
10.000 - Basic (2016)
6.000 - Baby (2016)
12.000 - First day coin (2016)
1.500
2017 -- 20.000.000 26.000
8.000 - Basic (2017)
6.000 - Baby (2017)
12.000 - First day coin (2017)
1.500
2018 -- 25.000.000 --- 1.500

Portugal 2 euros

From 2002 until now

The 1144 seal. Inspired by the origins of the history of Portugal and designed by Ví­tor Manuel Fernandes dos Santos. It shows a seal of Afonso Henriques, first king of Portugal (1109-1185), encircled by castles and coats of arms.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2002 -- 61.930.775 55.000
50.000 - Basic (2002)
5.000 - Baby (2002)
15.000
2003 -- 5.979.750 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2003)
20.000 - Baby (2003)
15.000
2004 -- 1.000.000 70.000
50.000 - Basic (2004)
20.000 - Baby (2004)
15.000
2005 -- 1.000.000 60.000
30.000 - Basic (2005)
15.000 - Baby (2005)
15.000 - First day coin (2005)
10.000
2006 -- 1.000.000 26.500
12.500 - Basic (2006)
7.000 - Baby (2006)
7.000 - First day coin (2006)
3.000
2007 -- --- 21.500
12.000 - Basic (2007)
3.500 - Baby (2007)
6.000 - First day coin (2007)
2.500
2008 -- --- 26.500
15.000 - Basic (2008)
4.000 - Baby (2008)
7.500 - First day coin (2008)
3.500
2009 -- --- 34.000
18.000 - Basic (2009)
6.000 - Baby (2009)
10.000 - First day coin (2009)
4.000
2010 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2010)
7.000 - Baby (2010)
12.500 - First day coin (2010)
4.500
2011 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2011)
7.000 - Baby (2011)
12.500 - First day coin (2011)
4.500
2012 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2012)
7.000 - Baby (2012)
12.500 - First day coin (2012)
4.500
2013 -- --- 39.500
20.000 - Basic (2013)
7.000 - Baby (2013)
12.500 - First day coin (2013)
4.500
2014 -- --- 21.000
8.000 - Basic (2014)
3.000 - Baby (2014)
10.000 - First day coin (2014)
1.500
2015 -- --- 23.500
8.000 - Basic (2015)
3.000 - Baby (2015)
12.500 - First day coin (2015)
1.500
2016 -- --- 28.000
10.000 - Basic (2016)
6.000 - Baby (2016)
12.000 - First day coin (2016)
1.500
2017 -- --- 26.000
8.000 - Basic (2017)
6.000 - Baby (2017)
12.000 - First day coin (2017)
1.500
2018 -- --- --- 1.500

Portugal 2 euros commemorative

2007 - 50th anniversary of signing of the Treaty of Rome

Common issue

The coin shows the treaty with the signatures of the six founding countries on a background evoking the paving – designed by Michelangelo – of the Piazza del Campidoglio in Rome, where the Treaty was signed on 25 March 1957, giving birth to the modern-day European Union.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2007 -- 1.500.000 15.000
15.000 - 2 euros. 50th anniversary of signing of the Treaty of Rome (2007)
5.000

2007 - Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union

In 2007 Portugal issued an additional commemorative coin on the occasion of the rotating presidency of the EU, from July to December 2007. The coin shows a cork oak (Quercus suber) and the Portuguese coat of arms under its branches, together with the word ‘Portugal’ and the legend ‘2007 Presidência do Concelho da UE’ (2007 Presidency of the Council of the EU).

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2007 -- 1.250.000 15.000
15.000 - 2 euros. Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union (2007)
10.000

2008 - 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

The inner part of the coin shows the Portuguese coat of arms at the top, above the name of the issuing country (‘PORTUGAL’), the year mark ‘2008’ and a geometric design in the bottom half of the centre. The legend ‘60 ANOS DA DECLARAÇÃO UNIVERSAL DOS DIREITOS HUMANOS’ runs along the edge of the bottom two thirds of the inner ring and is followed by the inscription ‘Esc. J. Duarte INCM’ in very small characters.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2008 -- 1.000.000 15.000
15.000 - 2 euros. 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (2008)
10.000

2009 - Ten years of economic and monetary union (EMU) and the birth of the euro

Common issue

The centre of the coin shows a stylised human figure whose left arm is prolonged by the euro symbol. The initials ΓΣ of the artist appear below the euro symbol. The name(s) of the issuing country in the national language(s) appear(s) at the top, while the indication 1999-2009 and the acronym EMU translated into the national language(s) appear at the bottom.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2009 -- 1.250.000 20.000
20.000 - 2 euros. Ten years of economic and monetary union (EMU) and the birth of the euro (2009)
15.000

2009 - 2nd Lusophone Games

The coin was issued on the occasion of the 2nd Lusophone Games (2.os Jogos da Lusophonia, Lisbon, 11-19 July 2009) with the participation of twelve Portuguese-speaking countries. The inner part of the coin depicts a gymnast swirling a long ribbon. At the top, the Portuguese coat of arms appears within a semi-circle formed by the name of the issuing country ‘PORTUGAL’.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2009 -- 1.250.000 15.000
15.000 - 2 euros. 2nd Lusophone Games (2009)
10.000

2010 - 100th anniversary of the Portuguese Republic

The coin commemorates the 100th anniversary of the end of the constitutional monarchy of King Manuel II and the establishment of the Portuguese First Republic further to the 5 October 1910 revolution.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2010 -- 1.000.000 20.000
20.000 - 2 euros. 100th anniversary of the Portuguese Republic (2010)
15.000

2011 - 500th anniversary of Fernão Mendes Pinto's birth

The coin commemorates the 500th anniversary of the birth of Fernão Mendes Pinto, the Portuguese explorer of the Asian seas and countries. "Peregrinação" (Pilgrimage), his book on discoveries and adventures was published posthumously. The inner part of the coin depicts a sailing ship on several wave shaped inscriptions referring to Portugal, Lisbon, his book and some of his travel destinations. The inscriptions "Portugal" appears underneath. His name combined with the years 1511 and 2011 appear on top of the inner part. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European Union flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2011 -- 500.000 12.500
12.500 - 2 euros. 500th anniversary of Fernão Mendes Pinto's birth (2011)
7.500

2012 - 10 years of the Euro

Common issue

The Euro-sign in the centre of the coin shows that the Euro has become an element of particular importance in Europe as well all over the world as the Euro evolved to a global player in the international monetary system in the last 10 years. The design elements around the Euro-symbol on the coin express the importance of the Euro to the people, to the financial world (ECB tower), to trading (ships), to industry (factories), to the energy sector and research and development (wind power stations). The initials AH of the artist appear under the image of the ECB tower. The name(s) of the issuing country in the national language(s) appear(s) at the top, while the indication 2002-2012 appears at the bottom.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2012 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 10 years of the Euro (2012)
10.000

2012 - European Capital of Culture 2012, the city of Guimarães in the North of Portugal

The coin depicts the first Portuguese King, his sword and the Castle of Guimarães. It is here that it Portugal is considered to have become an independent nation in the XII century.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2012 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. European Capital of Culture 2012, the city of Guimarães in the North of Portugal (2012)
10.000

2013 - The 250th anniversary of the construction of "Torre dos Clérigos"

The tower is depicted as it is seen by people standing close to it on the street. It is shown as part of the Oporto skyline, as seen from south bank of the Douro River.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2013 -- 500.000 15.000
15.000 - 2 euros. 250th anniversary of the construction of “Torre dos Clérigos” (2013)
10.000

2014 - 40 Years since the Carnation Revolution

The two curves represent the general shape of a carnation, the flower symbolizing the movement, which was also the origin of the revolution's name. The name of the issuing country 'PORTUGAL' and the Coat of Arms are inscribed on the top of the flower. The center of the image shows the date of the event '25 DE ABRIL' (25 April) and at the bottom is written the number of years past since the revolution '40 ANOS'(40 years) and the year of issuance '2014'. The shape of the letters and numbers is inspired on those used in posters and other political information supports 40 years ago, as a symbol of the euphoric period lived right after the event. The coin's outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2014 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 40 Years since the Carnation Revolution (2014)
10.000

2014 - International Year of Family Farming

On the central part of the design are represented tools typically used in the traditional agriculture, together with farming products: a chicken in the center, surrounded by pumpkins, a basket of potatoes, and other vegetables and flowers. On the left side, in semi-circle, the subject of the commemoration 'AGRICULTURA FAMILIAR' (Family Farming) and on the right side, in semi-circle, the name of the issuing country 'PORTUGAL' followed by the year of issuance '2014'. At the bottom left the mintmark 'INCM'. The coin's outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2014 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. International Year of Family Farming (2014)
10.000

2015 - 30th Anniversary of the Flag of Europe

Common issue

Twelve stars that morph into human figures are embracing the birth of a new Europe. The design shows the EU flag as a symbol that unites people and cultures with shared visions and ideals for a better common future.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2015 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 30th Anniversary of the Flag of Europe (2015)
10.000

2015 - 500 Years since first Contact with Timor

The design depicts a XVI Century ship, representing the arrival of the Portuguese navigators to the island, and a local house thatched roof top, including the typical wood sculptures, permanent memories of myths and legends. The one depicted on the coin represents the history of the first inhabitants, who arrived by boat from other parts of the Asian continent and the importance of the horse to travel around the steep mountains which cover most of the island. At the top right, the year "1515" and the name of the issuing country "PORTUGAL". At the bottom left, the inscription "TIMOR" and the year "2015". At the bottom, the signature of the artist Fernando Fonseca. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2015 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 500 Years since first Contact with Timor (2015)
10.000

2015 - 150th anniversary of Portuguese Red Cross

The design depicts a visual composition based on the well-known cross, symbol of the organisation, replicated several times to represent the expansion of the humanitarian action both in Portugal and abroad. The contour of a hand in the background symbolises the different kinds of help given to people by the organisation, mostly medical help, but also cooperating, constructing and supporting. On the left side, in a semi-circle, is the inscription "CRUZ VERMELHA PORTUGUESA". At the top, is the Coat of Arms and the name of the issuing country "PORTUGAL" and at the bottom, the years "1865" and "2015". The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2015 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 150th anniversary of Portuguese Red Cross (2015)
10.000

2016 - Portuguese Team participating in the Olympic Games – Rio 2016

The design depicts a visual composition based on the well-known work of art signed by the author, Mrs. Joanna Vasconcelos, the "Heart of Viana", inspired by traditional jewelry from the North of Portugal (around the city of Viana do Castelo). It symbolizes the support of the Portuguese people to the national team by the occasion of the Games. At the left and the right, in semi-circle, are the inscriptions "JOANA VASCONCELOS" and "EQUIPA OLIMPICA DE PORTUGAL 2016", respectively. At the bottom is the mintmark "INCM".

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2016 -- 650.000 15.000
15.000 - 2 euros. Portuguese Team participating in the Olympic Games – Rio 2016 (2016)
15.000

2016 - 50 years of the first bridge uniting the two riverbanks of the Tejo River

The design depicts the image of the bridge. At the top right is the inscription "PORTUGAL". At the bottom right are the inscriptions "PONTE", "25 DE ABRIL", "1966" and "2016", one below the other. At the bottom left is the mintmark "INCM" and at the bottom centre is the name of the designer "JOSÉ AURÉLIO". The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2016 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 50 years of the first bridge uniting the two riverbanks of the Tejo River (2016)
10.000

2017 - 150 Years of Public Security (PSP)

The design shows human figures and buildings, symbolic representations of citizens and cities, where the public security is mainly assured and the simplified police symbol. The legends include the year "1867" and the year of issue "2017", the country of issue "PORTUGAL", the subject of commemoration ("SEGURANÇA PÚBLICA" - Public Security), the three main issues related to citizenship ("DIREITOS", "LIBERDADES" e "GARANTIAS" - Rights, Freedoms and Warranties), and the author’s name JOSÉ DE GUIMARÃES. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2017 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 150 Years of Public Security (PSP) (2017)
10.000

2017 - 150 years of the birth of writer Raul Brandão

The design shows the face of Raul Brandão. At the left side is the inscription RAUL BRANDÃO and underneath the years "1867" and "2017". At the bottom right is the inscription of the country of issuance "PORTUGAL" and at the top right is the name of the author "LUIS FILIPE DE ABREU" followed by the mintmark "INCM". The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2017 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 150 years of the birth of writer Raul Brandão (2017)
10.000

2018 - 250 years since the foundation of the Imprensa Nacional Casa da Moeda

The design displays the inscription "1768-2018 IMPRENSA NACIONAL DUZENTOS E CINQUENTA 250 ANOS PORTUGAL MMXVIII" as if the letters and numbers were books displayed in a library. At the bottom of the inner ring there is the name of the artist "Eduardo Aires" at the left side and the mintmark "INCM" at the right side. The Official Printing Works are responsible with the publication of the Portuguese Official Journal containing all the legislative activity of the country, books of the highest cultural relevance, and other cultural activities. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2018 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 250 years since the foundation of the Imprensa Nacional Casa da Moeda (2018)
10.000

2018 - 250 years since the foundation of Ajuda Botanical Garden

The design shows a very old Dracaena tree that is in the Ajuda Botanical Garden premises and is a symbol of the garden. The Ajuda Botanical Garden is a Technological Support Unit of the Agronomy University. It plays the role of an infrastructure for education and research but is also open to the public. It was the first botanical garden in Portugal projected to preserve, study and collect the most numerous possible species from the plant world. At the top of the design, from left to right, in semi-circle, there is the inscription "250 ANOS JARDIM BOTÂNICO DA AJUDA". At the bottom, from left to right, in semi-circle, there is the isncription "PORTUGAL 2018". Right underneath the image of the trees, at the left side, there are the initials of the artist "J. FAZENDA" and at the right side the mintmark "INCM". The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2018 -- 500.000 10.000
10.000 - 2 euros. 250 years since the foundation of Ajuda Botanical Garden (2018)
10.000

2019 - 600 years since the discovery of Madeira and Porto Santo

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2019 -- ??? ???

2019 - 500 years since the circumnavigation of Magellan

Year Mint Mintage BU Proof
2019 -- ??? ???