- Our list of the best things to do in Galesburg, Illinois, features the top 14 nearby activities — including 3 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Galesburg, IL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, Amusement, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 14 things to do within the city of Galesburg, IL
A retail shop and a tasting room at the same time, the Vintages Tasting Room offers its visitors over 200 wine and beer specialties. Special events and programs are held in here, such as the Friday Night Music and Wine and the Sips and Nibbles Themed Evenings.
Created to celebrate and preserve the heritage of railroading, Galesburg Railroad Museum features several educational displays and exhibits. Many of the memorabilia pieces were donated by former railroaders in hopes of contributing to the rich history of this industry.
Once home to a famous poet, Carl Sandburg State Historic Site is a house filled with artifacts that can be viewed by the public. The association often hosts a musical series with a variety of performers at this historical site.
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1401 West Carl Sandburg Drive, Galesburg, IL 61401 MoreLess Info
A movie theater with eight screens, AMC Showplace Galesburg 8 displays first-run feature films. The theater offers stadium seating, a game room, 3D movies, theater rentals for private events and a concession area with food and drinks.
50% 2 votes
128 S Chambers Street, Galesburg, IL 61401 MoreLess Info
The Discovery Depot Children's Museum offers visitors the chance to learn through exhibits and special programs. The museum leases classroom space for special events and offers children the chance to learn about being a village banker or postal delivery person in its Ferris Village exhibit.
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214 E Main Street, Galesburg, IL 61401 MoreLess Info
Visitors can watch musicals and other live performances put on by students of the Performing Arts Academy of Galesburg in a spacious theater. These performances feature elaborate sets and costumes.
The Prairie Prayers Civic Theatre hosts musical and other live theatrical performances for audiences to enjoy. The theatre company also holds auditions for those who wish to play a part in a production.