Supporting Collectors and Collecting Clubs with free online services!

Welcome Collecting Enthusiasts

Welcome to The Collecting Community demonstration website.

collection of figuresThe Collecting Community is a project of Heritage Auctions, a premier Auction service provider.

The Collecting Community seeks to provide free online support for clubs and providers who want to bring their wealth of knowledge about and passion for the treasures they collect.

If you are a club or other provider we would love to hear from you.

Please contact us using our online form here.

The Collecting Community will provide – free

  • A registered domain name of your choosing. If you ever decide to leave the service you can take the domain with you.
  • Yearly hosting as long as you remain with the service.
  • Complete setup of a WordPress based website similar to this demo site. You will have complete control of WordPress.
  • Technical assistance from a qualified team to help you with any technical difficulties with your WordPress install, hosting or domain issues.

All you have to do is have content about collecting that you wish to share with the online world. What collections would qualify? Heritage Auctions specializes in these areas

  • US & World Coins,
  • Currency,
  • Fine & Decorative Art,
  • Western Art,
  • Illustration Art,
  • Comics & Comic Art,
  • Movie Posters,
  • Entertainment Memorabilia,
  • Jewelry & Timepieces,
  • Vintage & Couture Handbags,
  • Sports Collectibles,
  • Historical & Political Memorabilia,
  • Rare Books & Manuscripts,
  • American Indian Art,
  • Air & Space Memorabilia,
  • Civil War Memorabilia,
  • Vintage & Contemporary Photography,
  • Natural History Specimens,
  • Fine and Rare Wine,

and more.

This is first come first served opportunity so do not delay. Contact us to get started today.


The Intelligent Collector Magazine.

For purchase and FREE to members (free membership) at Heritage Auctions.

"Thank you for putting out one of the best collectible magazines I have read in a while. Being a collector of 40 years and a dealer for 20 years, I have seen a lot of antique trade publications come and go. This is one of the few magazines that I read every article. I like the wide variety of collectibles your writers cover." Jeff Jaeger

The Collector's Handbook, 2011 Edition
by James L. Halperin & Gregory J. Rohan

As a collector, you know your collection inside and out. But, do your potential heirs? In clear, practical terms, industry veterans James L. Halperin and Gregory J. Rohan provide you with invaluable guidance on how to:

  • Document your collection
  • Safeguard your collection
  • Evaluate your collection
  • Sell your collection
  • Minimize taxes upon transfer
  • Make the most effective charitable gift
  • Help your heirs ... and much more.

Completely revised and updated to include the most recent federal tax law changes and new information on collectibles and charitable planning. The Collector's Handbook will help you protect your investment. Wherever your motivations in collecting, this book will help make you a more intelligent collector.