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Articles tagged with: Dahlonega History

Oct02

There’s Gold in That There Dahlonega Gold Museum

Written by // UNG English Department Categories // History & Heritage

There’s Gold in That There Dahlonega Gold Museum

The Dahlonega Gold Museum has long been an attraction for tourists to this little mountain town. It harbors many displays of historical artifacts and interesting items that tell the story of how Dahlonega became the city it is today. From huge gold nuggets, to maps of the mines, to a document signed by the 10th President of the United States- the Gold Museum features objects that brilliantly display the charm and the history of Dahlonega.

Jul30

"What the heck is that thing?" The Strange Story of the Chestatee River Diving Bell

Written by // Chris Worick Categories // History & Heritage

One block north of the Dahlonega Public Square lies Hancock Park. Known for the seasonal farmers market, free concerts, and First Friday movie events in the summer, Hancock Park also is home to one of Dahlonega's strangest gold mining attractions. Made of riveted boiler plate iron, this three ton submersible is something which definitely catches the eye and draws you in for a closer look.

Jun26

4th of July Patriotic Ceremony

Written by // Rachel Steinberg Categories // Trip Ideas, Festivals & Events, History & Heritage, Misc

4th of July Patriotic Ceremony

 

After the 4th of July Parade, head over to our Patriotic Ceremony at noon for a warm welcome as we honor our veterans and unveil our newest Dahlonega Stories Plaque! 

 


 

Jun28

Dog Friendly Dahlonega: How to Spend July 4 With Your Best Friend

Written by // Rachel Steinberg Categories // Trip Ideas, Festivals & Events, Outdoor Adventures, Sip & Dine, Misc

Dog Friendly Dahlonega: How to Spend July 4 With Your Best Friend

Make plans to spend the day in Dahlonega with your fur baby! Here's our itinerary for you and your pup this 4th of July!

 


 

Jun27

Where to Shop the Red, White, & Blue

Written by // Rachel Steinberg Categories // Trip Ideas, Festivals & Events, Shopping, Misc

Where to Shop the Red, White, & Blue

Dahlonega's 4th of July Festival is just around the corner, but do you have something to wear for it? Forgot to pack your patriotic apparel or don't regularly wear red, white, and blue? No worries, we've got you covered with four great suggestions on where to shop!

 

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Dahlonega-Lumpkin County Chamber & Visitors Bureau  |  13 South Park Street  |  Dahlonega, GA 30533  |  (706) 864-3711 or (800) 231-5543.