Street Address
1 Public Square
Dahlonega, GA 30533
Mailing Address
Box 1, Public Square
Dahlonega, GA 30533
phone: 706-864-2257
Hours
Mon-Sat 9-5; Sun 10-5
Admissions
$2.50 Adults; $1.50 Youth
Museum Type(s)
Staff
Ms. Sharon Johnson, Site Manager
phone: 706-864-2257

Description

Twenty years before the 1849 gold rush to Calif, thousands of gold seekers flocked into the Cherokee Nation in what is now North Georgia, beginning the nation's first major gold rush. Today Dahlonega relates the history of the period with exhibits.