At The Quincy Museum, we know your free time and leisure activities are important. We offer a diverse range of services to meet the cultural, entertainment and recreational interests of our customers in the Quincy, IL area. Whether you are looking to tour a wonderfully restored historic home, explore local history, learn about dinosaurs, Native Americans or local wildlife with your kids or just looking for an enjoyable way to spend the afternoon, the Quincy Museum is your destination!

Museum Tours

Come visit the museum and tour all the great programs we have available. 
We would love to see you.


Open Tuesday through Sunday
 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Closed Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Closed Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day Holiday

Closed Monday, July 4 for Independence Day Holiday

Closed Monday, September 5 for Labor Day Holiday

Closed Monday, October 31 through Friday, November 25 for Christmas Decorating

Museum Reopens on Saturday, November 26 with Christmas Decorations throughout the Museum. 


Visiting the museum is affordable and easy.
$5 for Adults
$3 for Children
(aged 3 and up or student with valid ID)

2022 Schedule!

Saturday, May 7, 8:00 AM to Noon

Bake Sale and Hot Dog Sale on the Front Lawn

Monday, June 13, 7:00 PM

Poetry Reading and Book Signing with Caroline Wellman.

June 20-24

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies- Corinne

Sunday, June 26, 11:30 AM -3:30 PM

Car Show on the Grounds

July 11-15

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies-Felicity and Elizabeth

July 25-29

Elizabeth Newcomb-Stillwell's Classes for Young Ladies-Kaya

Saturday, August 6, 6:30 PM until? 

Midsummer Night Golf Outing at Westview

Saturday, October 1, Noon to 5 PM

Quincy Museum Folk Life Festival 

Educational Programs - Quincy Museum

Educational Programs

Call us and ask about our new programs where The Quincy Museum can come to your classroom!

  • Growing up in the 1890s

    Includes a fun hands-on activity. Designed for children of all ages.

  • Backyard and Ocean Animals

    This class is appropriate for children in Pre-K and Kindergarten.

  • Christmas

    Our Christmas classes are appropriate for children of all ages.

  • Dinosaurs

    This class is appropriate for children in Kindergarten through 5th Grade.

Outdoor Wedding Facility - Quincy, IL

Facility Rentals

Did you know that the Quincy Museum is available for weddings, showers, parties, and meetings?

We offer our Great Hall for smaller weddings (up to 50 guests, including the wedding party) and our outdoor lawns and porches for larger weddings. We also offer our third-floor ballroom as a location for your shower, party or meeting.

Please call The Quincy Museum Office at 217-224-7669 for more information.