Dahlonega, GeorgiaDahlonega is a city in Lumpkin County, Georgia, United States, and is its county seat. Dahlonega is located at the north end of Georgia and is consistently named as a best place to retire by many different publications, due to its low cost of living, vibrant activities, continuing education for seniors, festivals, and beautiful setting. In 1828 Dahlonega was the site of the first major gold rush in the United States. The Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site sits in the middle of the town square, housed in the old Lumpkin County Courthouse built in 1836.
We visited here in 06/2010.