Located just 35 miles west of downtown Atlanta, Villa Rica is conveniently located just off Interstate 20.
Villa Rica can boast the first Gold Strike in Georgia 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. Visit
the Pine Mountain Gold Museum where you can walk the trails where miners
walked, pan for gold and gems and enjoy the museum and documentary
film, all in one location! No matter what you're looking for, you can
still discover gold in Villa Rica, Georgia!