Gateway to History
403 S. Main St, Galena
May through October 9:30 to 5pm daily
Gateway to History is our Main Street location, selling tickets for an enjoyable, informative trolley tours, other area attractions, and a fabulous selection of books and gifts.Tri State Trolley Tickets are available at Gateway to History. Daily Tours will run through the end of October – check with us for availability on any given day. You can call 815-777-6447 to reserve your ticket in advance – a good idea on busy weekends and holidays.
U.S. Grant Home State Historic Site
Shop both of our Gift Shop locations, Gateway to History and the Galena & U.S. Grant Museum on Bench Street. We have a wide selection of history books covering the history of the development of this northwestern region of Illinois; Ullysses S. Grant – The General and The President; The Civil War; Native American history and culture, architecture of the region and so much more. And for yourself, or those still at home, we have a wonderful selection of gifts that include items made in Galena and the area. This is a great way to remember your trip or to mark a special occasion.