Worldmark Gallena Illinois
Other, Entire place - Galena, United States
As you enter downtown Galena, you find a mining boomtown perfectly untouched by age since its mid-nineteenth century heyday. Old homes and buildings have been meticulously preserved, and much of Galena today is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Tourism is now the city's main attraction, with specialty shops, boutiques, galleries and restaurants appealing to the more than a million visitors annually. And nearby, you'll find ample outdoor activities at Apple River Canyon State Park, four challenging world-class golf courses, equestrian trails and even some downhill ski runs.
WorldMark Galena is situated near Eagle Ridge Resort's General, the most challenging of the four world-class Galena territory golf courses. Each unit includes a fireplace, cable TV, dining area and a deck. One- and two-bedroom units include fully equipped kitchens. The resort features a glassed-in indoor pool, hot tub and game room.
You might find a good amount of inventory to book two weeks or less prior to arrival date.
Apple River Fort State Historic Site
Journey into the past at this reconstructed fort. Learn about the conflict between early settlers and local natives that escalated into the Black Hawk War. Open: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Wed.-Sun. (Apr.-Oct.); 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Wed.-Sun. (Nov.-Mar.). 8.5 mi.
Galena/Jo Daviess County History Museum
Located in the 1858 Daniel A. Barrows mansion, this museum features a variety of exhibits, including Civil War memorabilia, mining, steam boating, clothing, dolls and toys, as well as an original 1830s mineshaft. Open: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily. 8 mi.
Galena Trolley Tours
Take a trolley ride through Galena, one of the most historically preserved, 19th century towns in the United States. Galena Trolley Tours offers 1-hr nonstop and 2-hr, 2-stop tours daily. 8 mi.
March: St. Paddy's Day Parade
October: Halloween Parade
December: Country Christmas
Parking is limited at WorldMark Galena and the resort is not able to accommodate the storage of boats, RVs and Trailers. Please contact the Front Desk for options.
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- Cable TV
- Air conditioning
- Washing machine
- Washing machine
- Panoramic view