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Consolidated Gold Mine

185 Consolidated Gold Mine Rd, Dahlonega, GA
+1 706-864-8473
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Your is worth it

Visited on Saturday with my 8 year old daughter. Did the mine tour with Dave. He did an awesome... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Athens, Georgia
via mobile
Family Fun

Our group included myself and my husband, our two daughters (ages 14 and 11), and my parents... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Vanessa M
Melbourne, Florida
via mobile
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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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185 Consolidated Gold Mine Rd, Dahlonega, GA
+1 706-864-8473
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited on Saturday with my 8 year old daughter. Did the mine tour with Dave. He did an awesome job. Great mix of history and humor. Also panned for gold and gemstones. Spent a few hours there and my daughter loved it. Even got them...More

Thank reederblair1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our group included myself and my husband, our two daughters (ages 14 and 11), and my parents. Every single one of us enjoyed our time here! Panning for gold was a new and different experience for us, and we got the girls an additional bucket...More

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Consolidated Gold Mine for my son’s 13th birthday. We panned for gold first and while we were waiting on our Mine tour we bought a $50 bucket of gems for the kids. We have a 16, 15 and 13 year old. They all...More

Thank Twila S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We toured the gold mine today and had a great time. Our tour guide did a great job educating us on the history of the mine while still keeping the tour fun and upbeat. I also enjoying being able to pan for gold as part...More

Thank mcweaver93
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am an Activities Director at a Resort and I have done numerous day trips to The Consolidated Goldmine! Every trip Dathan, Miner Mike, the girls at the front desk and the other guys have always been accommodating for the guests and I! These guys...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I came and visited on a rainy Monday afternoon and we were the only ones there. Too Tall Tom was our tour guide and he was awesome! He was super knowledgeable and gave us a ton of history. My boyfriend grew up...More

Thank Tori J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth the trip. Tour guide was fun and entertaining (I think his name was CJ). He was very informative and energetic. The gold panning was fun too. The guys in the gold panning room were also fun and nice.

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good time walking through a historical gold mine and seeing how it worked. Very informative and funny guide.

Thank Naomi K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very cool mine and fun time "panning" for gold on a rainy day. Our guide was very knowledgeable and interesting, and the tour is something families with children would especially enjoy.

Thank foodyfoodgirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on the tour with C.J. He was great with the kids and made the tour fun and interesting. We didn't know what to expect when we got there, and it was a nice surprise to go underground. We paid an extra $30 for...More

Thank Bridget S
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20 October 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
20 September 2017|
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Response from yayatraveldiva | Reviewed this property |
Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson Airport is the nearest. It can take up to two hours with Atlanta traffic if you come directly from the airport.
Aaron M
30 June 2017|
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Response from Stan W | Reviewed this property |
The mine isn’t active. When we went we were (that’s a lot of w’s) given pans with the sand in it. I can’t say if the gold is added or natural to the sand. Everyone in our party got something to take as a memento... More