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Quincy is home to 9 eclectic museums. Some historical in nature, some inspired by the arts, others reflecting agriculture, architecture, and unique private collections. A photo gallery is below, as well as a link to the BoGo Museum Pass. For each admittance charge you pay, a friend or family member gets in free, compliments of SeeQuincy.  There's no expiration, so come back and explore more, as often as you'd like. 800.978.4748.  DOWNLOAD MUSEUM PASSPORT


 

 

Ag Museum 8

1930s AGRICULTURE MUSEUM

Private collection of over 45 John Deere implements, along with items typical of a 1930s household. Educational video provided. Rural setting. FREE.  217.223.5099

ALL WARS MUSEUM

Over 10,000 artifacts & exhibits spanning the American Revolution to the War on Terrorism. On the grounds of the IL Veteran's Home. FREE.  1707 N 12th 217.222.8641

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EELLS HOUSE 

Owned by prominent abolitionist Dr. Richard Eells, the oldest standing two-story brick house in Quincy & a station on the Underground Railroad. 415 Jersey 217.223.1800

THE HISTORY MUSEUM Housed in Quincy's first public library building, featuring historical artifacts & exhibits from Quincy & Adams County.

THE HISTORY MUSEUM

In Quincy's first public library building, featuring Quincy artifacts, stained glass gallery, gift shop and Mormon history room. 332 Maine  217.214.1888 hsqac.org 

JOHN WOOD MANSION One of the Midwest's finest example of Greek Revival architecture, once the home of John Wood, Quincy's founder & Illinois' 12th Governor.

JOHN WOOD MANSION

One of the Midwest's finest example of Greek Revival architecture, once the home of John Wood, Quincy's founder & Illinois' 12th Governor. 425 S 12th 217.222.1835 hsqac.org

LINCOLN DOUGLAS DEBATE INTERPRETIVE CENTER Across from the site of the 1858 Lincoln-Douglas Debate, the center features displays that tell the story of these two influential men.

LINCOLN DOUGLAS DEBATE INTERPRETIVE CENTER
Across from the site of the 1858 Lincoln-Douglas Debate, the center features displays that tell the story of these two influential men. FREE. 128 N 5th 217.223.5099

QUINCY ART CENTER Center of visual arts with gallery & classes, in the former Lorenzo Bull carriage house.

QUINCY ART CENTER

Galleries, exhibits and hands-on classes.  Located in the former Lorenzo Bull carriage house in the East End Historic District. 1515 Jersey 217.223.5900  quincyartcenter.org

QUINCY MUSEUM Originally the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion, the 1st floor is now restored to period 1890s, while the two upper floors offer rotating exhibits.

QUINCY MUSEUM

Originally the Newcomb-Stillwell Mansion, the 1st floor is now restored to period 1890s, while the two upper floors offer rotating exhibits. 1601 Maine 217.224.7669 thequincymuseum.org

villa katherine

VILLA KATHRINE

Mediterranean castle built on the Mississippi bluffs in 1900 for world traveler, George Metz. Self-guided & group tours available. Now home to Quincy's Tourist Info Center and the Quincy Area CVB. 532 Gardner Expressway  217.224.3688  villakathrine.org

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