47th Annual

Tour of Historic Homes

September 26th and 27thhome tour 2015

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

Brochures providing detail on the homes for this year’s tour will be available August 1. TICKETS (also available beginning August 1st): $17 each; $16 if purchased on or before September 15; 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-Jo Daviess County Historical Society & U.S. Grant Museum

 211 S. Bench Street – Galena, IL 61036 – 815.777.9129 info@galenahistorymuseum.org

Museum Hours
9am-4:30pm Daily
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day & Easter
Gateway to History
403 S. Main Street
Open 9:30 to 5:00 Daily

The Old Blacksmith Shop
Open 10:00 – 4:00 Friday through Monday from May through the end of October