Skip to main content
Shedd Aquarium

Galena Brewing Company

227 N Main St., Galena, IL 61036


Galena Brewing Co. features brewery tours, tastings, and a brewpub menu including appetizers, soups, sandwiches, wraps, and more!

Galena Brewing Company is a local grass roots craft brewery using only the best of local ingredients. It is the only brewery in Galena and is the first to return to this historic brewing town in more than 80 years. 

This local, grassroots, craft brewery uses only the best of local ingredients. It has some of the best beer in Galena, with six styles on tap plus a selection of seasonal brews. There is even a gift shop and live entertainment every weekend! Don't want to miss the big game? Enjoy the seven big flat screen TVs with surround sound.

Brewery Tours:

Enjoy a 30-minute tour of the workings of the Galena Brewery with the owner or brewer. All aspects of the brewing process will be explained while you savor a pint of beer or glass of wine of your choice.

Times: Fridays at 3:00 PM and Saturdays at 11:30 AM

Cost: $18 per person. No reservations necessary. Please arrive 15 minutes early. Max group size is 14 people.


More Information

  • Mon: 4:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Tue: 4:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Wed: 4:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Thu: 4:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Fri: 11:30am – 11:00pm
  • Sat: 11:30am – 11:00pm
  • Sun: 11:30am – 9:00pm

How to find us?

Back to Listings

What's happening nearby...

Live @ The Plaza Events

Green Street Plaza •  May 30 @ 5PM

Visit the Plaza to enjoy live music, food trucks, and community!

Read more about Live @ The Plaza Events

2024 Galena Pride Picnic

Grant Park •  Jun 08 @ 12noon

Celebrate diversity, love, and unity at Galena's annual Pride Picnic, organized by the Galena Public Library!

Read more about 2024 Galena Pride Picnic

Great Galena Balloon Race

Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa •  Jun 21 – Jun 23 @ 5PM

Hot Air Balloon Race and Festival in Galena!

Read more about Great Galena Balloon Race

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Get inspired by top travel stories, gain access to exclusive promotions and contests, and discover even more reasons to #EnjoyIllinois.