Upcoming Events


The Galena & U.S. Grant Museum team works to bring history to the community through innovative, year-round programming. Our events are informative and entertaining, and they engage people of all ages in the dialogue of local, regional and national history.

  • 10

    Feb, 22

  • 2nd Annual History Hunt!

    April 27 @ 10:00 am - May 29 @ 4:30 pm

    Help us celebrate Ulysses S. Grant’s Bicentennial with the kick-off of our 2nd Annual History Hunt through the City of Galena! Get your map...

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  • 16

    Aug, 19

  • Walk with General Grant Tour

    April 30 @ 10:00 am - October 30 @ 11:00 am

    Every Saturday May through October! No one knows downtown like our own General Grant. He’s more than happy to take you and your family...

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  • 17

    May, 22

  • Cemetery Walk

    Gear Street

    September 17 @ 1:00 pm - September 18 @ 4:30 pm

    28th Annual Cemetery Walk – Greenwood Cemetery September 17 and 18, 2022   1:00 pm to 4:30 pm...

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