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The Museum
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The Museum
Description - The Dahlonega Gold Museum, formerly the Lumpkin County Courthouse, offers visitors a look at the mining history of Georgia. Gold coins minted in Dahlonega and nuggets are on display. A 23-minute film describes the mining techniques and lifestyles of the prospectors through interviews with members of the longtime mining families in the Dahlonega area. In the town of Dahlonega, visitors can shop for gold nuggets and pan for gold.

Recreation - Visiting the Dahlonega Gold Museum is the main activity at the park. There are not any outdoor activities offered at this historic site.

Climate - The climate in northern Georgia is generally temperate. Short, cool winters give relief from hot summers. Most visitors enjoy this area during long, mild fall and spring seasons.

Location - Dahlonega Gold Museum State Historic Site is located in the Highlands Region of northern Georgia. The site is found on the Public Square in Dahlonega, 5 miles west of Georgia Hwy. 400.


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Contact Information:
Dahlonega Gold Museum State Historic Site, # 1 Public Square , Dahlonega, GA, 30533, Phone: 706-864-2257

Additional Information:
Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites - There are 54 State Parks in Georgia, located throughout the state. The northern part of the state has the most parks with a high concentration along the coast as well.
Georgia's Historic Sites -
Highlands Region - This area comprises the northern quarter of the state. Gainesville is the major city within this region. The terrain in this area is lush and mountainous.

Links:
Georgia State Parks - Official Agency Website

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