This Galesburg Hotel Is near Galesburg Municipal Airport
Situated just off Highway 34 and I-74, the Country Inn & Suites provides easy access to Galesburg Municipal Airport (GBG), major businesses and popular local attractions. Tour historic sites like Seminary Street and the Galesburg Historic District. Fans of the famous Carl Sandburg will appreciate being just four miles from his birthplace, which offers a museum and a theater that exhibits autobiographical information. You can also tour Carl Sandburg College, swim at Lake Storey Park and see a show at the Galesburg Civic Art Center.
The following attractions are close by:
- Carl Sandburg State Historic Site (4 miles)
Galesburg is the birthplace of the famous poet Carl Sandburg. View the home and the visitor's center, where you’ll find a museum, a gift shop and a theater showing autobiographical films.
Phone: +1 (309) 342-2361
- Galesburg Civic Art Center (3 miles)
This art center features rotating exhibitions, an excellent gift shop and a variety of annual events, such as Art in the Park and the Black Earth Film Festival.
Phone: +1 (309) 342-7415
- Knox County Scenic Drive (5.8 miles)
If you're visiting the area in October, don't miss this self-guided car tour. You'll see historic sites that include the Galesburg Scarecrow Festival and a 19th-century log cabin.
Phone: +1 (309) 343-2485
- Sandburg Mall (0.1 mile)
Sandburg Mall offers retail stores such as Bergner’s, Claire’s, Bath & Body Works, JCPenney, Sears and Kmart.
Phone: +1 (309) 344-1331
- Seminary Street Historic Commercial District (3.3 miles)
This district offers locally owned bookstores, bakeries and clothing boutiques. Go shopping in the area's many antique shops.
Phone: +1 (309) 342-1000
Additional points of interest include:
- Amtrak (4 miles)
- Browning Mansion (4 miles)
- Carl Sandburg College (2 miles)
- Galesburg Municipal Airport (1.5 miles)
- Galesburg Railroad Museum (4 miles)
- Knox College (4 miles)
- Knox County Courthouse (4 miles)
- Orpheum Theatre (3 miles)
- Peoria International Airport (45 miles)
- Quad City International Airport (40 miles)
- Riverboat Casino, Davenport (45 miles)
- Riverboat Casino, Peoria (45 miles)
- Western Illinois University (45 miles)
The Country Inn & Suites Galesburg is located off I-74. Take exit 46-A to Highway 34 W. Take Highway 34 W to Henderson St. At the first traffic light, take a right on Carl Sandburg Dr. The hotel is on the right, directly across from Sandburg Mall.