Field Trips


Pine Mountain Gold Museum is an excellent choice for any size school, day-camp, home school, or educational field trip.  We would love to have you schedule a visit with us.  Please make sure that you make your reservations in advance to guarantee availability.  The group reservation fee is based on a 15-person minimum.  You may pick and choose activities for your group.  Activities include the following:

Pine Mountain Gold Museum Tour:  Tour includes 18-minute documentary film and self-guided tour of the Museum.  Panning for gemstones:  All guests will have the opportunity to work with one of our professional miners and will find a bag of gemstones that they may take home!  Pine Mountain Scenic Railroad:  The train route circles the base of Pine Mountain and gives excellent views of the ruins of the mining station, Ornamental KOI pond, and Live Animal Exhibit.  Live Animal Exhibit:  This display allows you to see animals that would have traveled with the earliest gold miners in the Villa Rica area.  Self-Guided walking tour of the mining station and the nature trails & use of our picnic area.

Most groups spend at least TWO (2) hours on the site completing various parts of the tours and enjoying a picnic lunch.

PRICING FOR GROUPS: (prices shown before tax) (15-person minimum.) 

$5.00 – Train ONLY
$6.00 – Museum & Panning ONLY
$6.00 – Train & Panning ONLY
$9.00 – Museum, Train & Panning ONLY


May, June, July tend to book early and you do not want to miss your opportunity to come see us at Pine Mountain Gold Museum!

Call the Mine Office directly at 678.840.1445 to make your reservation.

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