• Downtown
  • Gold Mine
  • Corps
  • Gold Museum
  • Stamp Mill

Upcoming Festivals | SEE ALL

Old Fashioned Christmas
November 24 - December 24

First Night
December 31

Dahlonega Literary Festival
March 24 & 25

  • "Great American Main Street Award® Winner"
    - National Main Street Center, Inc. 2016
  • "The South's Best Small Towns 2017"
    - Southern Living Magazine 2017
  • "4th Best Summer Weekend Escape"
    - USA Today Travel 2014

  • "4th Best Underground Attraction"
    - USA Today 2016 - Consolidated Gold Mine
  • "Best Wine Town Runner Up, Southern Dream Towns"
    - Garden & Gun Magazine 2012
  • "10th Best Historic Small Town"
    - USA Today 2016
  • "10th Best Course You Can Play in Georgia - Achasta"
    - Golfweek Magazine
  • "Dahlonega: Small-town Escape"
    - Southern Living Magazine 2012
  • "Wine Tasting Room Capital of Georgia"
    - Georgia's State Senate Resolution 2015

  • "National Main Street City"
    - National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • "Official Appalachian Trail Community"
    - Appalachian Trail Conservancy 2010
  • "Georgia's Premier Sports Cycling Community"
    - Georgia General Assembly Resolution 2005
  • "Site of First Major U.S. Gold Rush"
    - Thousands of Miners, 1829-1849

History & Heritage

Searching for Family Ancestors?  Enjoy Dahlonega and Lumpkin County site links, facilities housing special collections, and more!

Lumpkin County Library

Lumpkin County Library has several special collections available for researchers:

342 Courthouse Hill
Dahlonega, GA 30533


    Monday -Wednesday: 11:30 am-5:30 pm
    Thursday: 12:30 pm-7 pm
    Friday - Saturday: 11:30 am-3:30 pm


From Atlanta, take Highway 400 North to Highway 60 and make a sharp left on Highway 60/US 19. Travel 5.1 miles to Morrison Moore Parkway E. Right on Morrison Moore about 1/2 mile to Memorial Drive. Left on Memorial .2 miles to Courthouse Hill on right. Follow the one way road to your right around behind the courthouse and circle around. The library is the last building on the right on Courthouse Hill.


This is the long link for : Chestatee Regional Library System - Genealogy & Local History



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