The charm of old Galena entices you, the darkness of night descends,
and shadows envelop all...
Experience Galena's Top Haunted Tour
The flicker of the candle lantern beckons you to gather closer.
Then the stories and tales begin, returning you to a feeling you had forgotten long ago. A place of mystery, fear, and suspended belief, where all is possible. The storyteller weaves the tales, the atmosphere heightens your senses, and a ghostly presence is ever enticing.
You are in good company with
Let us guide you...
Walking tours, haunted happy hours, and riveting dark histories.
Explore the dark side of Historic Downtown Galena Illinois with expert guides from The Haunted Galena Tour Company. On all our tours you can expect to learn about haunted happenings, dark history, local folklore, and more as you walk with us into the realm of mystery and suspense.
Spirits & Spirits Tour
Year Round Tours
Saturdays at 4pm
Our Haunted Happy Hour! Tour three haunted locations and sample three specialty drinks.
The Haunted Galena Ghost Walk
Our 5 Star Walking Tour
Mid April - October 2022
Join us for 90 minutes of Galena hauntings, folklore, dark history, and award winning storytelling from your costumed guides.
Murder & Mayhem in a Mining Town
Returning Late 2022
Indoor Stage Show
Our five star indoor stage show is scheduled to return to the DeSoto House Hotel in late 2022
THE MOST HAUNTED
EVENT OF THE YEAR
Friday April 29th - Saturday April 30th 2022
Join us April 29 - 30, 2022 in Galena, Illinois, one of the oldest and most haunted small towns in the Midwest, for our first-ever Haunted Galena Conference!
This conference features speakers and workshops on hauntings, dark history, ghosts, mediumship, and various aspects of the paranormal.
There are also featured exhibitors, vendors, special after hours events, including paranormal investigations with regional research group Transcendent Paranormal Society, and a special musical performance by the award winning Madison, WI based band, Sunspot!
Shop in Downtown Galena at
A Darkness Lovely, our boutique on Main Street Galena, features exquisitely unique finds.
Find books, art prints, games, journals, stationery, candles, jewelry, divination, tarot, esoterica, kid's gifts, and more. You can also purchase tour tickets at A Darkness Lovely for our Haunted Galena Tours, as well as visit The Stitching Hour within the shop.
Stitch and Witch
Located inside A Darkness Lovely, The Stitching Hour offers a curated selection of fine yarns, notions, and needlecraft supplies.
Visit The Stitching Hour and peruse the eclectic selection of needle art kits, luxurious yarns, embroidery supplies, books, patterns, project bags, and other fine notions.