Plan A Trip To Galena, One Of Illinois's Most Charming Historic Towns
By Marisa Roman|Published November 14, 2020
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
Looking for a small town to add to your bucket list? Are you ready to get out on the road and explore some of the historical places that have become the fabric of Illinois? We have the perfect place for you to check out. With 85 percent of this beautiful town registered on the National Register of Historic Places, you don’t want to miss out on this. As the site of the first big mineral rush in the United States, come explore for yourself Galena, Illinois.
Have you visited Galena, Illinois before? Share with us your experience in the comments section! Or if you want to find out more about this historic town, check out the Visit Galena webpage. Do you have other small towns in Illinois that you think readers should know about? Make sure to shout them out!
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