Field Trip: Dahlonega Gold Museum
The first major "gold rush" was not in California, but here in Georgia. The Dahlonega Gold Museum tells the story of those who came seeking their fortunes in North Georgia and the techniques they employed to extract gold. See also gold coins minted at the Dahlonega Branch Mint.

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Dahlonega Gold Museum

County: Lumpkin
City: Dahlonega