The Desoto House Hotel

230 S. Main Street Galena, IL 61036
Book Your Stay Online Or Call 815.777.0090 or 800.343.6562

Upcoming Events




Corkless in Galena – Saturday, June 27th

Plan to stay with us and enjoy elegant wines made from American hybrid grapes just outside our backdoor.  Sample selections of unique wines produced by family-owned Northern Illinois Wineries.  Plan to spend the day with food, art and live music from noon-7:00 p.m.

Make reservations early.  Always a sold-out weekend.


Roof-Top Party – Saturday, July 4th

Enjoy burgers, brats, hot dogs, beer, wine & more! See Galena’s fireworks from our rooftop.
Sing and dance to your favorite music with Diskotek Entertainment. $10.00 cover charge (complimentary non-alcoholic beverage), children 10 & under admitted free with an adult.

Advance tickets sold at our front desk. Get tickets early. Limited Seating and always sold-out.


An Evening with Mr. & Mrs. Lincoln – Saturday, July 25th

Mr. & Mrs. Lincoln invite you to join them for dinner and theater “An Evening with Mr. & Mrs. Lincoln” at 6:00 p.m. in the Ballroom.  Mr. Lincoln will address the people of Galena from his place on our historic balcony at 5:30 p.m.  Tickets are $35.00 per person and can be purchased at the front desk.  Please call for tickets early as this is always a sold-out performance.