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The city of Dahlonega, the county seat of Lumpkin County, is in the foothills of the North Georgia mountains, approximately 70 miles north of Atlanta.

Incorporated on December 21, 1833, Dahlonega was the site of the first significant gold rush in the United States.

Today, Dahlonega is known for its active historic town square, the city’s colorful history, local wineries, outdoor adventures, and gold mining excursions.