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Ranked #1 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: This Italianate-style brick house, with original furnishings, looks very much as it did in 1865 when a group of townspeople... more » Owner description: This Italianate-style brick house, with original furnishings, looks very much as it did in 1865 when a group of townspeople presented it as a gift to Ulysses S. Grant on his victorious return from the Civil War. « less
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Ranked #2 of 13 attractions in Galena
Owner description: Historical, working blacksmith shop/museum in Galena. We look forward to seeing you at the end of April when we open for... more » Owner description: Historical, working blacksmith shop/museum in Galena. We look forward to seeing you at the end of April when we open for next season! « less
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Ranked #3 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: History Museums; Museums
Owner description: It's worth the climb up the steep stairway to see what's inside this lovely Italianate home built in 1858: an actual lead... more » Owner description: It's worth the climb up the steep stairway to see what's inside this lovely Italianate home built in 1858: an actual lead mine, Civil War memorabilia, items honoring Ulysses S. Grant (including an original painting depicting Robert E. Lee's surrender to Grant), plus other historical articles from Galena and Jo Daviess County. « less
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Ranked #4 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #5 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #6 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #7 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #8 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas; Outdoors
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Ranked #9 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Vendors peddled their wares at this Greek Revival Market House in the 19th century, which now hosts changing exhibits,... more » Owner description: Vendors peddled their wares at this Greek Revival Market House in the 19th century, which now hosts changing exhibits, meetings and special events. « less
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Ranked #10 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
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Ranked #11 of 13 attractions in Galena
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Ranked #12 of 13 attractions in Galena
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Owner description: The green drapes from "Gone with the Wind" are one of the many interesting items on display at this 22-room Italianate-style... more » Owner description: The green drapes from "Gone with the Wind" are one of the many interesting items on display at this 22-room Italianate-style home. Built in 1857, the mansion now exhibits period furnishings and also includes items from the estate of flamboyant entertainer Liberace. « less
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Ranked #13 of 13 attractions in Galena
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