Historic Gold Hill, North Carolina
Gold Hill Mines Historic Park / Wedding Venues / Rental Info
Education/Tour Info/E.H. Montgomery General Store
Gold Hill Rail Trail/National Trails Day
Photo Album
Gold Hill Ghost
Gold Hill Village Shops
About Us/Contact Us
Driving Directions

Welcome to the Official Website of Historic Gold Hill, North Carolina
Civic Organizations:

 The Historic Gold Hill and Mines Foundation, Inc.
Gold Hill Historic Preservation Society
Gold Hill Merchants Association
Gold Hill Lions Club
Join us on Facebook at: Historic Gold Hill, North Carolina
Includes information for Gold Hill Mines Historic Park and the Historic Village of Gold Hill. NC

                                                   Original North Carolina Historic Highway Marker on US Hwy 52 at Gold Hill.
                                                   Click Here for the Link to North Carolina Highway Historical Marker Program

Vivian Pennington-Hopkins
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Some things to know if you're planning a visit:

Gold Hill Mines Historic Park & Gold Hill Rail Trail

        The park is open 7 days a week, during daylight hours. (Only exception being for reserved/rented areas. (Rental Info)

Picnic tables are available first-come, first-serve. There are no grills provided.  Please be responsible, respect your surroundings and take all trash with you when you leave or dispose of it in containers provided.

Absolutely NO Metal Detectors, picks, shovels and/or other digging tools allowed on park property.  Please obey all posted park rules and respect other visitors.

We offer guided tours and history sessions Thurs., Fri., Sat. noon-2pm and at other times by appointment. Check in at the E.H. Montgomery General Store in the Village of Gold Hill.  Park maps, self-guided tour brochures, booklets and other information are also available at the E. H. Montgomery General Store.  Guided tours include historic sites and landmarks in the park and along the Gold Hill Rail Trail as well as guided tours of the shops in the restored mining town of Gold Hill. A history Power Point Presentation is also available at the (E.H. Montgomery) with prior notice and reservations.

Historic Village of Gold Hill

There are about a dozen shops in the historic village of Gold Hill, NC providing visitors a chance to experience shopping at a slower pace. Plan a day to come and bring your friends. We're a nostalgic change of pace!!
Visit the shops in the village Thurs-Sunday 11am-5pm  (with the exception being Fridays, when the E.H. Montgomery General Store is open 11am-9pm with live bluegrass music at 7pm.)
Some of the other shops also stay open late during the music. 
*Note: Not all shops are open Thurs-Sunday.. Check the individual shops days and hours on the Village Shops page.

        The Helms Lodge Ph.704-267-9439
Located right in the heart of the Village of Gold Hill. A new facility with accommodations for up to ten people.
Fully furnished four bedrooms, plus additional bunks, a nursery and two full baths.
Spacious dining area and kitchen.
Click Here for Rates and Information

Sacred Grove Retreat  Ph. 704-299-5124
Located just four miles from the Village of Gold Hill.
Click Here for Rates and Information