Spend a few hours learning the local history of our beautiful ghost town – Galena.
Walk, Learn and Relive History!
1 to 5 mile self-guided trek at your own pace. Photos and interpreters around town will tell you stories of our gold and silver mining camp , established in 1875. We have many original structures from the 1800s to enjoy!
OUTDOOR BBQ with live music by Marlin Maynard
We will have Brats, Hot Dogs, Beans, Chips, Cookies, Bars, Soda, Iced Tea, Coffee, Water and T-shirts available for purchase.
Food, T-shirt sales and other donations go to the Galena Historical Society to continue restoration and revitalization of our historical monuments including the 1882 schoolhouse and the 1878 Vinegar Hill Cemetery.
Take Highway 385 South from Deadwood. Turn East at Wild Bills Campground onto Galena Road, go approximately 3 miles. Parking is below and East of the Schoolhouse, watch for signs.
Once you have arrived please register at the Historic 1882 Schoolhouse. Pre-registrations are also welcome.
Event Contact InformationName: Gwen