Eells House

Adams County

415 Jersey | Quincy, IL

Oldest standing 2-story brick house in Quincy, built for prominent doctor and abolitionist, Dr. Richard Eells. Underground railroad station credited in aiding several hundred slaves forging north.


Sat 1-4p Mar-Nov, group tours by appt.


Museum Pass

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

50 Great Things to See & Do

The top attractions in a 3-county area : check all 50 as you explore

Family Fun

Family-friendly guide to open air adventure, nature finds & farms, indoor/outdoor discoveries + BINGO game with prize!

City of Refuge Guide

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

Lincoln in Quincy

All the Lincoln-related area sites with “Rubbing Pages” to create your own souvenir of the Storyboard Trail.

Quickie Overview

A 2-page summary of the city including main attractions, major summer/fall annual events and suggested itinerary.