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Historic Main Street Walking Tours with General Grant

230 S Main St Galena, Illinois 61036 | 815.777.9129
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Join General Ulysses S. Grant (portrayed by Bob Buman) for a one-hour walking tour of Galena's Historic Main Street. Enjoy fascinating factual stories of early Galena, lead mining, steamboating, and General Grant in the Civil War. He'll share the stories associated with the many buildings on the National Historic Registry and his experiences when his family owned a leather and saddlery shop more than 150 years ago. The tour runs at 10 a.m. and at noon at the Historic DeSoto Hotel lobby. Tours run rain or shine. Seasonal: Saturdays; May-October


$20 - Adults
Free - Age 10 and under

Group Rate Available
Group Reservations Required
Wheelchair Accessible

Hours: Saturdays; 10 am & 12 pm

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