2023 Get Away Guide SeeQuincy Travel Magazine

Explore Themed Itineraries, Local Love, Green Quincy, and Food & Wine in our gem of a city sparkling on the Mississippi River.

Our itineraries offer adventures in architecture, nature, and history. Be inspired by The Smile Mile, a 60-minute tour of Quincy’s beloved Maine Street, showcasing the city’s two oldest parks and all the cultural delights in between. Catch our contagious Local Love as two Quincyans share their favorite things to do, and experience our trail system, 30 city parks + free bike rentals & Tesla Charging Stations.

Quincy’s home base to 65 local eateries, the Mississippi Valley Wine Trail, and the Tri-County Catfish Trail. Cheers to you & your Quincy Adventure!



Abundant Architecture

See the city with over 3,600 structures contributing to the National Register of Historic Places {self-guided driving + walking tour}

Mid Mod Quincy

Self-guided driving tour of 30 premier examples of mid-century modern architecture + original art card for you!

Museum Pass

Your buy one get one free admittance into 12 eclectic Quincy museums.

Maine Street Mile

NEW 60-minute tour of Quincy’s most notable thoroughfare {self-guided driving/walking tour}

Mural Find

Self-guided driving tour of 24 city murals + eats & sips along the way

City of Refuge Guide

20-point driving tour reflecting Quincy’s first three decades, including Underground Railroad history.

Shop Vintage

Mid-mod, retro, repurposed, antiques & primitives : 3 counties in Western Illinois

Bike Quincy

The natural way to See Quincy; rent by the hour or day ~ Happy Riding!

Off the Record

The famous & infamous 13…spotlighting the area’s more curious & intriguing former residents {self-guided driving tour}

Private Home Tours

Private interior group tours in Quincy’s exclusive East End Historic District, customized for your group

Spots to Spot

Ten spots to spot eagles on Illinois’ Western border along the Great River Road {self-guided driving tour}

Flavor Tours

Guided local eats & sips foodie tours in historic downtown Quincy > June – August