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Consolidated Gold Mine

185 Consolidated Gold Mine Rd, Dahlonega, GA 30533-0805
+1 706-864-8473
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A great family outing

Our family of five had a great time at the mines. We panned for gold, took the tour with Miner CJ... read more

Reviewed yesterday
krocker35
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Madison, Alabama
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A great tour

This tour is very educational and fun. Our tour guide was super knowledgeable and made it a great... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Seth T
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Hiram, GA
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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 staff members.As you descend the stairs, you will hear tales of miner’s struggles to uncover gold deep within large Quartz veins. Your tour guide welcomes interaction from the group as you experience life as a miner at the turn of the century.After your tour, you will receive gold panning instructions from some of the best panners in the world, having won numerous awards in the field. Then you will get a chance to try if for yourself and hopefully you’ll strike it rich!While you are at the mine, don’t forget to try our “Gemstone Grubbin’” for a great family experience. Everyone will love our water powered flume boxes that quickly wash away material revealing beautiful gemstones! We have buckets for beginners and experts alike. There’s no better way to strike it rich!The Mines remain at a comfortable 60 degrees year round. As a reminder, this is a walking tour. Guests enter the mine via three flights of stairs and two ramps. Tennis shoes are recommended and closed toed shoes are a must! Flip Flops are not permitted for the Underground Adventure.Pets and strollers are not permitted in the mine.TRAVEL 200 FEET UNDERGROUND AND 100 YEARS BACK IN TIME!
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  • Average2%
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185 Consolidated Gold Mine Rd, Dahlonega, GA 30533-0805
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our family of five had a great time at the mines. We panned for gold, took the tour with Miner CJ, and then panned for gems. Once we panned our gems we took them over to another miner who identified the gems. This man knew...More

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Reviewed yesterday

This tour is very educational and fun. Our tour guide was super knowledgeable and made it a great experience. We all learned a lot about the history of hte mining industry as well as the old time techniques that they used.

Thank Seth T
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So glad that we took the tour of the gold mine, in addition to panning for gold and gemstones. A great value, great educational experience, and a good time for the whole family. Staff was awesome! Every single employee that we encountered was so nice...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a very immersive experience while going into the depths of the gold mine. Our tour guide Tristen did an amazing job by keeping everyone engaged, especially the children. He was great at answering our questions and we had a few laughs along the...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a great time with my grandkids, aged 7 and 5. This is a hidden treasure in the North Georgia Mountains!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed learning about how the miners work in the gold mines, the tools thay used. We walked at least a couple hundred feet below the ground. We also did some gold panning and jewel panning, which was also fun. If you have kids they...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We almost didn't go.. daughter convinced us to and I'm sooooo glad we did. It was great fun and most interesting! The cheesiness was fun and the history was great. There is a little film at the beginning to give you some history. Once you...More

Thank paju1452
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here with some co workers and we has a great time panning for gold and getting to explore an old gold mine. This is a great place to go an spend a couple hours especially on a warm day because while you are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The gold mine tour is so informative and interesting! It's good for people of all ages as long as they can climb stairs. Jason is an awesome, knowledgable tour guide who allows the time for photos and videos without making you feel rushed. This is...More

Thank Tamara H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a blast on the mine tour and Josh really knew his mine history and all. Amazing place to visit and well worth the price!! Learned so much about the gold rush of Georgia!!! The store had so many great gifts to buy and...More

Thank Gordon Y
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1943momma
May 15, 2018|
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Response from Vanessa M | 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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