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Galena/Jo Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau




Galena/Jo Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Located in the northwest corner of Illinois within three hours of Chicago and Milwaukee, the Galena/Jo Daviess County area has over 50,000 square feet of versatile meeting space. With some of the finest architecture and richest Civil War history in America, it's one of the Midwest's preeminent event destinations.

From hotels with banquet rooms to a full-fledged convention center, there's a venue in Galena/Jo Daviess County that's perfect for your next function. Celebrate your wedding in a converted barn, or use our event center for your workshop. Most facilities offer A/V services and internet access and can configure any space as necessary.

If you'll need overnight accommodations, there are more than 1,100 hotel rooms in the Galena/Jo Daviess County region. Simplify your planning process by hosting your event in a local inn or hotel with function space, or select a group package at an area resort. Either way, you'll find a cozy bed and cordial welcome upon arrival.

Many venues provide on-site catering and can customize menus for your function. Additionally, nearby restaurants serve everything from Chicago-style pizza to global cuisine and welcome large groups for dinners, parties and more.

Along with 10 golf courses, innumerable hiking trails, and prime downhill skiing, the Galena/Jo Daviess County area boasts incredible Civil War history, including President Grant's home. The Galena Historic District also presents some of the best Greek Revival architecture in America.

Let the Galena/Jo Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau help make your next event a success by filling out a Request For Quote (RFQ) or Calling 877-244-6110



Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110