Galena is a lost-in-time hamlet that lures visitors with its shopping, dinning and attractions. Stroll along Main Street and browse our 101 mom ‘n’ pop shops including many art galleries, antiques stores, and eclectic boutiques.
Dine in one of nearly 30 unique restaurants, cafes and coffeehouses that are family-owned and operated. It's not uncommon to find owners personally attending to guests, offering the latest vintage of Illinois wine, and sharing their love for food and drink.
Learn about Galena's rich history and agricultural heritage with a visit to a one of many historical sites and attractions. Once home to President Grant, Galena boasts some of the oldest buildings in the Upper Mississippi Valley.