Upcoming Events


The Galena & U.S. Grant Museum team works to bring history out 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.

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    Jan, 18

  • Mississippi Soiree

    August 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

    Cruisin’ the Mississippi! Our second annual Mississippi Soiree will set sail from the Port of Dubuque Wednesday, August 15, from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m....

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    Jan, 18

  • Heroes for History Stair Challenge

    211 S. Bench Street

    September 8

    The 5K on STAIRoids The Heroes for History Stair Challenge ” is a 5K competitive run/fun walk with Galena’s iconic Green Street stairs as...

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    Jan, 18

  • Tour of Historic Galena Homes

    211 S. Bench Street

    September 29 - September 30

    It’s a labor of love, really… this business of asking owners of Galena’s rich cache of historic buildings to open their homes to the...

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