Just a one-tank trip from many Midwest cities; make Galena, Illinois your destination this season. Visit historic sites and savor locally-grown award-winning wines, brews and spirits, or shop for one-of-a-kind gifts. Pack your clubs for one of the 10 scenic golf courses or pack your skis or snowboard and hit the slopes at our ski resort. Soothe your body at one of the spas and fly the horizon at dawn or dusk from a hot air balloon.
Galena is the perfect place to connect with those who are special in your life. Our rolling hills, scenic roads and historic charm revitalize the spirit. Inspired by nature and overlooking the banks of the Galena River, our welcoming Main Street embraces a simpler time. You’ll create cherished memories spending time together relaxing and unwinding.