48th Annual Tour of Historic Homes

home tour 2015

The tour will feature five private homes open to the public for the Tour of Historic Homes on September 26th and 27th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm with a free shuttle running on Saturday.

Click here for printable brochure with a map and detailed information about the homes. TICKETS are $17 after the 18th and on the weekend of the event; children under 10 free with an adult. Tickets—good for either day—may be purchased on Tour weekend at the History Museum, the Gateway to History, the DeSoto Hotel, and at each tour home. Advance tickets (non-refundable) are available at the Museum & Gateway to History, or call 815.777.9129 to charge to your MasterCard, Visa, or Discover.

Galena & U.S. Grant Museum

9am-4:30pm Daily

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day & Easter
Admission Rates
Members: Free
Adults: $10.00
Seniors (65+): $9.00
Family: $22.00 (one or both parents plus any number of their dependent children including college students. NOT grandparents unless they are legal guardians.)
Youth (10-18): $8.00

The Old Blacksmith Shop

245 Commerce Street, Galena

Open 10:00 – 4:00 Friday through Monday from May through the end of OctoberHammering down at the Old Blacksmith Shop in Galena IL

Gateway to History

403 S. Main St, Galena
May through October 9:30 to 5pm dailyGateway to History