Washington 2006

  • The United States will host the WASHINGTON 2006 World Philatelic Exhibition May 27 to June 3, 2006 in the prestigious new Washington, DC, Convention Center


  • WASHINGTON 2006 World Philatelic Exhibition:
  • is organized by Washington Philatelic Exhibition, Inc.,
    under the auspices of the American Philatelic Society
  • will be held under the patronage of the
    Fédération Internationale de Philatélie.
  • will display 3,500 frames of the world's
    finest philatelic collections in competition
  • will also have a competitive exhibition of Philatelic Literature, and
  • will additionally present an exceptional 500-frame Court of Honor
    Exhibition Themes
  • Moving the Mail in the 21st Century -- a Technological Wonder
  • The Role of The Post Office in Uniting the Country
  • 80th Anniversary of the Fédération Internationale de Philatélie (FIP)

    Expected Participation
  • An international bourse of over 250 dealers
  • National and Overseas Postal Administrations
  • United States National Postal Museum
  • United States Bureau of Engraving and Printing
  • and many others

    Planned Special Events
  • Special stamp releases and First Day Ceremonies
  • Daily Theme Postmarks
  • Meetings and conventions of many national and international philatelic societies
  • and more attractions and social events

    More Information
  • For Bourse, Postal Administration, and general information, Contact:

    P.O. Box 2006
    Ashburn, VA 20146-2006, USA
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