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Galena Attractions
Galena Welcome Center

Old Market House State Historic Site
123 N. Commerce St.
Galena, IL 61036
9a.m. – 5p.m. Daily

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Attractions & Tours

With so much to see and do in Galena, setting aside a few days for your visit will allow you to discover the town firsthand.


Alice T. Virtue Water Park

Closed for the season. See you next year!

Beautiful city park with impressive water park, pavilions, restrooms, volleyball/basketball/bocce ...more

1811 Field St.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 815-777-0802

All About A Ghost Tour

The original Main Street walking tour. The stories you will hear are authentic and researched. They are experiences people have had in the past and present. ...more

230 S. Main St.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 815-777-9252

Alpine Slide, Segways Tours, Zip Line & Mississippi River Boat Rides

Zip Line - Take flight this summer and experience the mountain from all new heights. Soar high above the mountain's peak and get an eagle's ...more

8700 W. Chestnut Mountain Rd.
Galena IL 61036
Toll Free: 800.397.1320

Amelia's Tours

We offer ghost, Haunted Pub Crawl and vineyard and family tours. We also have a luxury shuttle available for rent. Also come check out our old tyme ...more

303 S. Main St.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 815.994.2868

The Belvedere

The Belvedere has been considered the finest mansion in Galena since it was built in 1857. A must visit majestical experience! The Belvedere Mansion ...more

1008 Park Ave.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 815.777.0747

Council Hill Station

The core of an 1850s village - the general store/ train station is now a watering hole for both city an country folk, serving a huge variety of icy ...more

6521 N. Hill Rd.
Council Hill Station IL 61075
Local: 815-777-2711

Dittmar Farms

Family owned and operated farm since 1854! Specializing in sweet corn in the summer and pumpkins in the fall. In 2014 we opened for U-pick pumpkins ...more

256 S Grebner Rd
Elizabeth IL 61028
Local: 815.858.9823

Galena/Iowa Wine Tours, Inc.

Get ready for a flexible, fun filled day in the vineyards, and at the wineries of the Upper Mississippi Valley Wine Region, sampling liquid treasures ...more

Various Locations
Galena IL 61036
Local: 563.581.8123

Galena Center for the Arts

We celebrate regional arts and artists by offering high quality art in an atmosphere and presentation found in leading art institutes and theaters. ...more

219 Summit St.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 815-777-0410

Galena Trolley & Depot Theatre

• AC/Open Air Vehicles
• Daily Tours Year Round
• Children Ride Free With an Adult

1-Hour Non-Stop Tour
The only historically & architecturally narrated ...more

314 S. Main St.
Galena IL 61036
Toll Free: 877-GALENA1

Linmar Gardens

Guided tour of breathtaking 3.5-acre gardens with seven water features. ...more

504 S. Prospect St.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 815-777-1177

Tri-State Trolley

Galena's only ADA-compliant and climate-controlled trolley service! Daily narrated tours, May - October. Unique group tours, wedding transportation offered ...more

4349 Industrial Park Dr.
Galena IL 61036
Toll Free: 800-779-4869