Let Us Be Your Guide

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 copies | 800.978.4748

Travel Guide

Explore Themed Itineraries, Local Love, and Abundant Architecture in Quincy’s 2023 Get Away Guide.

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.

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}

50 Great Things to See & Do

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

Mural Find

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

Pet Friendly Guide

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

Family Fun

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

Gateway City Guide

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

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

The Golden Triangle

NEW 3-county guide to hunting in Western Illinois

Natural Plan

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

Bike Quincy

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

1930s Ag Museum

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

Ten Acre Tree Houses

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

Off the Record

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

Local Fix Food Guide

65 delicious eateries, from quintessential Quincy to progressive chefs on the rise, Quincy chefs dish it best!

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… event spaces, complimentary group services, tourism grants…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}

Spots to Spot

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

100+ Dining Options

Over 100 dining options in Quincy, IL. All occasion, quick bites & pizza, Asian, Greek, and Mexican.

Eats & Sips Al Fresco

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

Flavor Tours

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

Transportation

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

Quickie Overview

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