Located just 35 mile west of downtown Atlanta, Villa Rica is conveniently located just off Interstate 20. Villa Rica can boast the first Gold Strike in the United States as well as being home to Coca-Cola legend Asa Candler and Gospel Music founder Thomas A. Dorsey. Experience the feel of an old mercantile or stroll along our raised sidewalks, dotted with Crepe Myrtle’s, and choose from a variety of shops and restaurants. Enjoy our Historic Downtown with its authentic architecture and be sure to stop by and view the architecture of Wick’s Tavern the oldest commercial structure in West Georgia. No matter what you’re looking for, you can still discover gold in Villa Rica, Georgia!
Visitor Information Center
571 West Bankhead Highway
Villa Rica, GA 30180
1881 Stockmar RdView on Map
770-459-8455Visit Georgia's only gold museum located on the site of an actual gold strike and West Georgia's only authentic 19th century gold stamp mill. The Pine Mountain Gold... Find Out More
Dec 6, 2014 - Dec 6, 20141881 Stockmar RdView on Map
770-459-8455You will think you were spending Christmas back in the early 1800s as everyone will be dressed in old-fashioned clothing, and the park will be decorated in an old-fashioned... Find Out More
Dec 1, 2014 - Dec 31, 20141881 Stockmar Rd.View on Map
770-459-8455Take a ride on the train as we will tour thousands of lights around the mountain! All beautifully illuminated in a wonderful Christmas theme. Every Night from 6pm... Find Out More
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