At Oakton Coins & Collectibles, we pride ourselves on being a reliable destination for buying and selling a wide range of items, regardless of their size or value.



Conveniently located between Evanston and Skokie, we specialize in the purchase and sale of various valuable commodities. Our offerings include coins, paper money, estate jewelry, platinum, stamps, diamonds, gold, silver, and more.

If you’re looking to sell your items or are interested in acquiring new additions for your collection, don’t hesitate to contact us. Our knowledgeable team is always ready to assist you.

We have a strong interest in purchasing the following items:

  • Gold and silver coins, including entire coin collections.
  • Diamonds in any shape or condition.
  • All forms of gold and silver.
  • Collectible U.S. and world currency.
  • Engagement rings of various sizes and designs.
  • Art Deco pieces, ranging from abstract to surrealism, as well as modern jewelry from renowned brands like Tiffany, Cartier, and Jenson.
  • Silver flatware, trays, and serving dishes.
  • Bracelets, rings, charms, chains, and brooches.
  • Jewelry made of 10k, 14k, 18k, 22k gold, and platinum.
  • Broken or outdated jewelry and dental gold.

Oakton Coins is the best place around Evanston to sell your coin collection. We are committed to giving you the best customer service and providing the highest offer for your valuables. 

Whether you have gold coins, silver coins, platinum coins, palladium coins, early US gold coins, cents, type coins, dimes, half dollars, dollars, or miscellaneous items, you can sell them all to us. We also buy all types of U.S. and foreign currency. Our professionals can identify anything, usually within five minutes!

Oakton Coins & Collectibles between Evanston and Skokie buys and sells U.S. gold coins of all types, from $1 gold pieces to $20 St. Gaudens. Our U.S. gold coin buyers can make you the strongest offer the market allows on your U.S. gold coin collection. Immediate payment is always standard. Selling gold coins to Oakton Coins & Collectibles is neither complicated nor time-consuming. We will provide you with the service you deserve and market value for your US gold coins. We buy entire gold coin collections when possible. It is of no benefit to you to have a coin dealer cherry-pick the best items from your gold coin collection. Whether you have a large or small collection, we will make you an offer on every gold coin you have.

We regularly appraise collections from Chicago, Rogers Park, Evanston, Lincolnwood, Niles, Park Ridge, Deerfield, Morton Grove, Des Plaines, Glencoe, Highland Park, Glenview, and Schaumburg. When you run a Google search for a “rare coin dealer near me” or “rare coin shop near me” or “rare coin buyer near me” you want to find a company like Oakton Coins & Collectibles. The old fashioned mom-and-pop Illinois rare coin shops and Illinois rare coin stores are a thing of Evanston’s past. We are the best rare coin and jewelry buyer near you.

Oakton Coins & Collectibles is a completely secure coin shop near downtown Evanston. We offer free parking right in front of the shop, and we can escort you to and from your car if necessary. We also have many more security measures in place that we would prefer not to publish on the internet, but you can have full confidence that everything is very secure.

While negotiating deals, many shops in the Evanston area may be less cautious about who enters their premises. We prioritize your safety and advise being cautious, especially when transactions involve cash. AUTHORIZED DEALER NGCPCGS