- TripBuzz found 37 things to do indoors in the Galena area. From Blaum Bros. Distilling Co. to Eagle Ridge Resort, Galena offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 30 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 27 different types of things to do inside in or near Galena, Illinois. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: History Museums, Historic Homes, Winery/Vineyard and Magic Shows.
- There are 15 indoor activities in Galena, and 22 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Dubuque and Platteville.
A craft distillery, Blaum Bros. Distilling Co. makes a variety of spirits from locally sourced grains and other ingredients. The company sells vodka, moonshine, and gin, as well as its specialty, whiskey.
The Eagle Ridge Resort is a 6800 wooded acres outdoors and indoors facility involving golf courses, hiking trails, horse riding and hot air balloon rides, between many other things. The indoors facilities include spas and spacious conference rooms.
Featuring works from artist Thomas Mangelsen, Images of Nature is an art gallery filled with photographs of picturesque nature scenes. These pictures include scenic landscapes, animals in their natural habitat, and numerous others.
Bestowed upon the war hero by the residents of Galena in 1865, the Ulysses S. Grant Home is a brick, Italianate-style home, and historic site. Step inside on a guided tour and travel back in time to experience life just as when Grant resided there.
93% 196 votes
123 N Commerce St, Galena, IL 61036 MoreLess Info
In Old Market House state, there are artifacts to see, history to explore and questions to be asked and answered. There is a wealth of information about President Grant. Brochures and pamphlets help you find your way.
94% 205 votes
211 S Bench St, Galena, IL MoreLess Info
A brick mansion built in 1858 is home to the Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society containing over 6,000 square feet of exhibit space. Enjoy the original oil painting depicting Lee's surrender to Grant, Civil War weaponry, and lead mining exhibit.
100% 6 votes
211 S Bench Street, Galena, IL 61036 MoreLess Info
The Galena Historical Society & Museum is a historical museum dedicated to educating the public about the history of Galena. The museum showcases a variety of exhibits such as a Ulysses S. Grant exhibit and a Vicksburg Flag exhibit.
Often called the 'Downton Abbey' of Galena, the Belvedere Mansion and Gardens is an essential visit for fans of the Civil War era. Guided tours run from May through November and visitors are also encouraged to enjoy the property's pristine gardens.
Constructed in 1860, the Grant Home State Historic Site is the former residence of former General and President Ulysses S. Grant. Tours are offered to see historic furnishings and memorabilia that reflect the life of Grant within the home.