Galesburg, Illinois 61401
Major meeting facilities: The Kensington Ballroom, Lake Storey Pavilion, Best Western Prairie Inn, Soangetaha Country Club, Lake Bracken Country Club, Community Center, American Legion, Knights of Columbus, Galesburg Antiques Mall
Attractions: Carl Sandburg Birthplace, Ronald Reagan Childhood Home, Lincoln Douglas Debate Site, Galesburg Railroad Museum, Discovery Depot Children’s Museum, Galesburg Civic Art Center, Orpheum Theatre, Stockdale Soldier Museum, Lakeside Water Park, 25 Parks
Plan your next meeting at historic and affordable Galesburg. Best Western Prairie Inn offers full service conference needs of groups up to 220. The vaudeville era Orpheum Theatre offers an alternative conference setting with break out rooms nearby for groups up to 150. Other hotels and meeting areas are available for a variety of meeting venues. Parking is free at hotels, downtown and shopping areas.
After your meeting take in the birthplace of Pulitzer Prize winning author Carl Sandburg, the childhood home of President Reagan and the last standing site of the famous Lincoln Douglas debates. We invite you to experience the charm of Victorian homes, troves of antique opportunities and the longstanding presence of the rail industry but also enjoy the contemporary treasures of unique shops and restaurants in Seminary Street Historic District and through out the area.
The Galesburg Area Convention & Visitors Bureau offers coplimentary meeting assistance and provides welcome bags free of charge to all attendees. Visit our website www.visitgalesburg.com or Facebook.
Galesburg is located off I-74 situated 45 minutes from Peoria, Illinois and the Quad Cities and is 2 and half hours by train from Chicago.