About Us

Lumpkin County Historical Society Membership Information and Benefits

Become a member of this 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is dedicated to collecting, preserving and interpreting the rich history of Lumpkin County. Membership dues help the Society create programs and exhibits, support its historic buildings and manage important collections.
The Society's trademarked logo features a gold miner's shovel, pick and gold pan representing this area's rich gold mining history and the Cherokee word for "yellow" or "gold."

The Society meets monthly for programs and/or field trips, usually on the second Thursday of each month.  Programs are open to the public and and announced here, in this site's home page, the Chamber site and  in the Dahlonega Nugget.  Local and out-of-town speakers are invited to present information on a variety of subjects related to Lumpkin County history.  Members receive post cards and/or an email announcement of the programs.

The Society's Constitution and By-Laws may be viewed by clicking the appropriate colored links in this sentence.
Membership is open to everyone.
Annual Membership Categories: 
  • Individual $20
  • Family $30
  • Student $5
  • Senior Citzen (62 and over) $15
  • Lifetime $250
  • Organization $50
  • Sponsor $100-$499
  • Donor $500 -$999
  • Endowment $1000 or more
To become a member  you may:
1.  Send an email to LCHSociety#Gmail.com [change the # to @] or click this  email  link to use your e-mail client.

2. Write us here:
Lumpkin County Historical Society, Inc.
PO Box 894
Dahlonega, GA 30533

3. Print out this form and mail it to the above address: Form
2017 Board of Directors and Officers 
2016 Board of Directors and Officers
2015 Board of Directors and Officers