Historic High Country / Villa Rica

Pine Mountain Gold Museum & Scenic Railroad at Stockmar Park

1881 Stockmar Rd
Villa Rica, GA 30180

770-459-8455 | 866-514-6536
  • Pine Mountain Gold Museum at Stockmar Park

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  • Grist Mill with Water Wheel

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  • Our Own Golden Nugget

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  • Pine Mountain Scenic Railroad

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  • Pine Mountain Gold Museum Brochure

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Visit 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 Museum at Stockmar Park tells the story of the Villa Rica mines through exhibits in the 4,800-square-foot museum and a 20-minute documentary in the 50-seat theater.

Pan for gold and gemstones, take a tour through the intact ruins of Pine Mountain's gold mines, see farm animals, and bring a picnic and walk along the 27-acre park's three miles of trails. The museum is open Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sundays 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., with the last tickets sold at 3:30 p.m daily. Park grounds are open during daylight hours.

The newest addition to the park is our C.P. Huntington train for the Pine Mountain Scenic Railroad. Kids of all ages will enjoy a scenic trek around the mountain on our Golden Nugget engine, touring some of the sites of the gold mining process from the 1800's and riding through some new exhibits.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 1:00PM - 4:00PM
    Monday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Tuesday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Wednesday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Thursday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Friday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM
    Saturday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM

    Admission & Fees

    Annual Family Pass $50.00

    Family Fun Day Rate per person $10.00

    Gemstone Panning $5.00

    Gold Panning $5.00

    Group Rate (Tour plus Panning & Train) $9.00

    Group Rate (Tour plus Panning) $6.00

    Museum Tour - Admission Fee $5.00

    Museum Tour - Child (12-5 yrs) $4.00

    Museum Tour - Child (4 & Under) $0.00

    Museum Tour - Military $4.00

    Museum Tour - Seniors (55 & over) $4.00


    Nature Trails



    Facility Amenities

    Concessions, Free Parking, Gift Shop, Guided Tours / Guide Available, Maps & Brochures Available, Parking on Site, Picnic Area, Picnic Shelter, Public Restrooms, Self-guided Tours

    General Information

    Family-friendly, Handicapped Accessible, Handicapped Accessible (Limited) , Open Year 'Round, Pets Accepted

    Group Amenities

    Group Reservations Required , Group-friendly, Minimum Group Size, Motorcoach-friendly

    Near Interstate Highway


    Payment Options

    Discover, Mastercard, Visa

    Special Tags


    Suitable for Ages

    Adults (18+), Adults (21+), All Ages, Kids (5-8), Seniors (55+), Teens (13-18), Toddlers (up to 5), Tweens (9-12)


  • Winter Wonderland Train Ride at Pine Mountain Gold Museum & Scenic Railroad

    Winter Wonderland Train Ride at Pine Mountain Gold Museum & Scenic Railroad

    12/04/2014 - 12/31/2014

    Take a ride on the train as we will tour thousands of lights around the mountain!  All lights are beautifully illuminated in a wonderful Christmas theme. Join us every Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights all month long (except December 24-26th). The cost is only $10 per person (Children 2 and under ride free). Free hot beverages will be offered to riders. Take pictures with Santa! Frosty and Rudolph will be available, too!

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