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.

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    Aug, 21

  • Galena’s Steeple Chase

    211 S. Bench Street

    September 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Steeple Chase  – Tour of Galena’s Historic Churches Join us for a tour of some of Galena’s beautiful Historic Churches! Learn the history of...

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    Oct, 19

  • The Other Side of the Anvil 2021: Oct. 16 and 17

    513 Bouthillier Street

    October 16 - October 17

    Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society’s Old Blacksmith Shop, in partnership with the Upper Midwest Blacksmith Association (UMBA), will present a special hands-on event and...

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