Discover the Quincy Area

Admittedly, we've gotten a little carried away, with 32 GUIDES loaded in our back pocket. Our aim is a guide for just about every square foot of our diverse corner of the Midwest.

The Quincy area is rich in history, preservation, and tradition, with a stable economy and a longstanding architectural, cultural, and agricultural heritage. All the while dynamic new ideas, attractions, events, and venues are sprouting. So, we like to create new guides frequently to show you what's fresh and exciting. Check back often to see what we've got in store for you! ~ Click below to view & download, or call us for your copy | 800.978.4748

Travel Guide

Explore the Artistic City on the Great River Road! An enticing mix of city pleasures and nature musts in the 2022 Travel Guide.

Abundant Architecture

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

Mississippi Valley Wine Trail

Visit all 7 wineries & receive our signature T-shirt or wine glass

Maine Street Mile

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

Gateway City Guide

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

Pet Friendly Guide

Paw-Friendly Patios, Shopping with your BFF, Cat Naps + Pup Parks

Mid Mod Quincy

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

Mural Find

Self-guided driving tour of 24 city murals + eats & sips along the way {curbside dining noted}

Family Fun

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

Shop Vintage

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

Off Grid Stays

Lodges, Barns, Tree Houses, Cabins & Camps in 3 counties

Bike Quincy

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

Natural Plan

Craving nature? Explore & recoup in our parklands, forests and miles of Mississippi shoreline.

1930s Ag Museum

Impressive private collection of John Deere implements plus vintage items typical of a 1930s farmstead.

Off the Record

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

Local Fix Food Guide

60 delicious eateries, from quintessential Quincy to progressive chefs on the rise

Ten Acre Tree Houses

A truly “green”, off-grid respite…two tree houses & an 1800s log cabin on an expanded 28 acres outside Nauvoo

50 Great Things to See & Do

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

99 Watering Holes

Guide to Quincy’s libational arts + 5 self-guided mini crawls

Lincoln in Quincy

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

Inside Guide for Planners

The Event Planner’s best tool for a successful event in Quincy…venues, caterers, SeeQuincy amenities…it’s all right here

Private Home Tours

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

Mormon 10 Sites to See

Sites of significance in Quincy’s history as a “City of Refuge” for the Latter-day Saints {self-guided driving tour}

Drive the 5 Tolton Sites

Easy & educational snapshot of the first African-American priest in the U.S. {self-guided driving tour}

The Golden Triangle

NEW 3-county guide to hunting in Western Illinois

Spots to Spot

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

100+ Dining Options

From all occasions, Greek, and Mexican to quick bites and pizza, check out over 100 Quincy places to eat.

Eats & Sips Al Fresco

Enjoy Quincy’s fabulous array of outdoor libations and culinary options!

Flavor Tours

Summer local sips & eats walking tours in historic downtown Quincy > June – September

Quickie Overview

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

Museum Pass

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

Transportation

Getting to and around Quincy is a snap with a variety of transportation options.