Galena Travel Guide
Articles about Galena
Cheers to these small towns for great Main Streets, where you can admire architecture, sample the local flavor, and find a lost America.
Hotels in Galena
This literary-themed inn has a library, cozy rooms, and historical connections to Ulysses S. Grant; a close friend of the general’s who lived in Galena constructed the building in 1855.
Restaurants in Galena
Go for the creative bar food, like Benjamin’s Pizza with chicken, buffalo sauce, jalapeños, and cheddar.
Things to do in Galena
View historic buildings and 19th-century homes including the Dowling House, the oldest stone structure in Illinois.