Things To Do In Galena IL………… Recommended by Us!!


Amelia’s Galena Ghost Tours,inc.  Come experience haunted Galena with the locals aboard our luxury air conditioned/heated shuttle bus tour. Hear authentic, researched and documented ghost stories from experienced storytellers while visiting 3 haunted destinations. EMF Detector and ghost box on every tour!!! Tours depart daily at 7:40 pm and 9pm. Loading Zone behind Desoto House Hotel.  Cost: $30 Reservations Required.   (815)994-2868

 Amelia’s Galena Wine Tours  Come experience the beauty of Jo Daviess County and its breathtaking views on this relaxing and educational tour of three different vineyards. We’ll escort you through 2 facility tours, 3 tastings, on-site shopping, and provide you with lunch at the luxurious Sunset Grille overlooking the Mississippi River. This package is $65 per person and includes: transportation from your B&B, or hotel, tasting fees, facility tours, lunch, and bottled water on board Amelia’s Bus! Wineries on this tour include: Galena Cellars Vineyard & Winery, Rocky Waters Winery and Massbach Ridge Winery. This tour runs from 11 am till 5 pm. We are available seven days a week. To make a reservation call Amelia at (815) 994-2868 Seating is limited-Make your reservation today!

Amelia’s Galena Shuttle Services  Lowest Rates in Town!  Let Amelia’s Tours and Shuttle Service Shuttle you and your entire family anywhere you need to go. Come aboard our luxury air-conditioned 16 passenger shuttle bus and allow you and your family and friends to kick back and not worry about where your going we’ll do the worrying for you.  (815)994-2868
Woodbine Bend Golf Course ~ a public links style golf course near the Galena Territory with 18 holes and 6620 yards of moguls, long grasses, and pot bunkers sure to challenge golfers of every skill level. ‘ Play two days and on the second day all you pay for is your cart rental .’

Fried Green Tomatoes ~ Popular restaurant in Galena IL offers upscale Italian cuisine in a historic stone setting, once home of general Ulysses S. Grant’s father’s “Leather & Finding” store dating from 1838, is located in the heart of lovely downtown Galena, IL. The wide assortment of pasta, steaks, seafood, veal & chicken as well as a Wine Spectator Award winning wine list accompanied by impeccable, detailed service make Fried Green Tomatoes a dining experience to remember. PLEASE NOTE: We do not offer booster seats or high chairs. Corkage fee $10.00 per bottle. We are a multi-level dining facility.

The Grape Escape Wine Bar ~ Wine & Martini Cosmopolitan Cocktail Lounge Wine & Martinis, Beer, Spirits & Enterainment in Downtown Galena, IL. You can find it all here in Galena IL. Relax with a specialty martini, glass of wine, beer or “you’re the boss” with our famous creation…

Campeche Restaurant ~ Are you looking for a local Galena Mexican restaurant that doesn’t require a trip south of the border? Look no further. Campeche Mexican Restaurant in Galena brings the hospitality and specialty cuisine of Mexican to the heart of Galena. There is something about authentic Mexican restaurant that gets the taste buds going and lets the appetite run wild.

Cannova’s Pizzeria ~ Founded in Freeport, IL, in 1922, Cannova’s opened a Galena branch in 1994. Still owned by the Cannova and Beckman families, Cannova’s of Galena features award-winning pizzas, an excellent wine list, and an inviting atmosphere.

The Market House Tavern ~ Family focused & community oriented. We don’t have a television but we do have Homemade Food, Cold Beer & a childrens menu. We offer wonderful specials at great prices; when you dine with us you won’t have to break open your piggy bank! Nestled on the 2nd floor overlooking Galena’s historic Main St. Established in1982 serving homemade food at reasonable prices. CABERNET BURGER, REUBEN, DUCK BREAST SALAD, BEAN & RICE BURRITO, VEGI PITA, BBQ RIBS, CHICKEN PASTA, SCALLOPS, & more.

Galena BreweryThe Galena Brewing Company is a brewery and brewpub located in downtown Galena at 227 North Main Street (North End) where all the fun dining activity happens.  Operating hours: Mon to Thurs: 4pm to 10 pm.  Fri to Sat: 11am to 11pm.  Sun: 11am to 10pm.  Tour Hours: Friday 5pm & Saturday 11:30am.  Live Entertainment: Friday & Saturday at 8pm.  Brews: Featuring 6 regular house brands on tap, 5-6 seasonal and guest taps.

 Mystique Casino ~ WINNING. IT’S JUST YOUR STYLE! If you crave the excitement of big jackpot slots, your favorite table games as well as going head-to-head in a high-action poker room, this is your place. You’ll play among the best in a casino designed with your comfort in mind, from the luxurious seating to the free valet parking, friendly cocktail service and more. Good luck!

Galena Realty ~ Galena Realty, Ltd. specializes in real estate for The Galena Territory/Eagle Ridge, Galena, and Jo Daviess County in northwestern Illinois. REALTORS® Linda Yutmeyer Dupasquier and Jerry Dupasquier, broker owners, know the communities and own property in Jo Daviess County and The Galena Territory/Eagle Ridge. Galena Realty, Ltd. is a full-service real estate company helping buyers looking for homes for sale or other real estate, and assisting sellers by marketing their homes and properties using their many years of real estate and construction experience as well as networking with the best service and trades people in the community. Galena Realty, Ltd. is a member of the REALTOR® Association of Northwestern Illinois MLS, and Linda Yutmeyer Dupasquier serves as an MLS director.

I DO Bridal ~ At I Do Bridal, LLC, our goal is to make your dreams a reality. We are a family owned store and we want you to enjoy your engagement all the way to the “I Do!”. Located in downtown Galena; we carry bridal gowns, tuxedos, bridesmaid dresses, mothers’ dresses, flower girl dresses, prom dresses, and accessories. Our store also has an on-site wedding planner. We will make your wedding day an unforgettable experience.

Pamela’s Hair-’I Do’s’ ~ I love what I do. I have been a licensed Cosmotologist for 20 years. It is my passion to help you feel as beautiful as can be. Over the years, I’ve worked on hair design and makeup for high school dances, proms and other special occasions. Only in the past few years has Hair I Do’s started to develop from this work. Hair I Do’s officially began with doing my own hair on my wedding day and has grown ever since. I am excited to have an opportunity to share my passion with you. Doing up do’s is one of the most rewarding areas of my career, and I am looking forward to making your next big day extra special.


More Galena IL Information:

Galena Calender of Events
~ Find out what’s happening in Galena!

Galena/Jo Daviess County CVB ~ For Galena IL shopping, dining and more.

Galena Chamber of Commerce ~ If you’re considering moving to Galena Illinois here is a link to the information you need to know.

The Galena Territory Association ~ Information regarding amenities available at The Galena Territory Resort

Galena Territory Map ~ Street Maps, Trail Maps, and more.

Apple Canyon Lake Property Owners Association ~ Information regarding amenities availabilities at Apple Canyon Lake
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