Galena Gourmet Food Tours presents our newest food tour: a delicious caffeinated and/or boozy morning stroll through Grant Park focusing on the often overlooked & amazing nuanced history of Galena's most treasured historic landmarks including the park's 4 cannons and the Ulysses S. Grant monument✨. The stroll begins at 10am at the base of the steps leading up to cross the bridge on Water Street - See the exact location on our map & image below

Your guide, Galena's resident history buff, will guide you through downtown Galena's Main Street & Grant Park across the water and over our iconic bridge on an hour & 15 minute "Rise & Shine" food tour of easy-going & delicious historical fun with coffee, pastries, and drinks. You'll be gifted goodies upon arrival & you pick any drinks you like at our stops.
We call this tour, "Galena's 1st class flight" 😊 

Read more details about the tour beneath our tour map.
Book below !

Rise & SHINE beautiful Galena !

When: 10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Saturday & Sunday

Start Location: At the base of the steps on Water Street leading to the bridge crossing into Grant Park. (image below of base of steps)

Price: $69

What’s Included:

 🌲 You'll get a Local Foodie Guide, hear legendary historic tales & facts + receive a Historic Galena backpack with organic snacks & other great goodies from

 🍩 2 fun pastry stops, you'll eat warm coffee cake & mouth-watering donuts 

 ☕🍸 2 sumptuous drinks of your choice to keep you energized on the 75 minute historical stroll 

Group sizes range from 2-8 guests plus your guide. 

For a "play-at-your-own-pace" mystery/adventure, please check out "Where's Ulysses", where you'll search downtown Galena for treasure and Ulysses S. Grant in the year 1861...


Below, meet your guide at the Start Location for the morning food tour: 10 am on Saturday or Sunday by the steps at the intersection of Green & Water streets

Pictured below: The British-designed Blakely rifled cannon in Grant Park awarded as a trophy of the Civil War to Galena. This remarkable cannon was not only the first cannon fired in the Civil War but also the first cannon fired on the North American continent. Underneath this image, find the morning food tour calendar to book your tour!

Donut Worry, Be Hikey ! Calendar


Please choose a date


Billing Information

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
TicketSpice Event Ticketing Software