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Consolidated Gold Mine

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we did it all!!!!

OMG!!! this is a place for the whole family. my husband and i just came back from there we did it... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
BackPacker318636
Great Place To Go Gem Grubbing

My husband picked this place out of several in the area to look for gems for his rock tumbler. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Catleon03
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You and your family will enjoy a 40 minute Underground Adventure of the mine with one of our friendly and knowledgeable Miners .As you descend the stairs, you will hear tales of miner’s struggles to uncover gold deep within large Quartz veins. Your...more
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185 Consolidated Gold Mine Rd, Dahlonega, GA 30533-0805
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Reviewed 3 days ago

OMG!!! this is a place for the whole family. my husband and i just came back from there we did it all the underground tour the pan for gold and the gem mining.... we did the $50 bucket for gem mining great stones. all the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband picked this place out of several in the area to look for gems for his rock tumbler. We bought a bucket of sand with rocks in them and sat down by the water to go thru them. The place is inside. He had...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful and unique experience we had from start to finish. Loved exploring a real mine and learning about the miners from our very friendly and experienced guide. We would definitely recommend this adventure to friends and family. Thank you!

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had such a wonderful time with this tour. The “miner” that gave us our tour was knowledgeable. Fun for the entire family of all ages

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Cupcake3481
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were camping in CLeveland Georgia & decided to go visit downtown Dahlonega, Ga. for the day, visited the visitor's center to see what else was in the area and decided to give panning a try. We enjoyed the panning & brought home several nice...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting the Atlanta area and local friends brought us here. We had a great time finding all kinds of gems. Found rubies, emeralds, sapphires, tiger eye, sodalite, laboradite and more. It was fun sifting the sand and finding the gems. Then Mary was...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our class visited the Consolidated Gold Mine. The Miner Tour Guides are great! They REALLY know the history of the era and do their best to make sure students are having a great time while touring the mine. Students loved sifting through the sand to...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kathardison
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great insights into the area's history, especially as told by guide Too Tall Tom! Interesting learning experience doing the gold panning.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank RuediM4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I was in the area and found this place to explore on a Rainy day from hiking. So we really enjoyed the amazing displays of rocks and gold they had. The Staff was awesome and Jason the tour guy explained everything very...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank tim0shel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went as a family with a 4 yr old and 2 adults. CJ was our tour guide, he is truly passionate about his job and the history of the gold mine.Very nice place to visit and tour. The guys who helped us pan for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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1943momma
May 15, 2018|
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Response from VanessaM814 | Reviewed this property |
The website says 200 feet.
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pwildhaber
March 12, 2018|
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Response from NewOrleansfirstgal | Reviewed this property |
Yes, 2 hours should be fine. You go in and purchase your tickets. The tours leave about every 20 minutes and you can do a little gold panning until they call your tour. Seems like it was only a bout 10-15 minutes. Tour... More
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MariefromGeorgia
October 20, 2017|
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Response from Nikita K | Reviewed this property |
Adults – $16.00 (tax included) Children (4-14 years) – $11.00 (tax included) from the website
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