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

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

We will resume our Tuesday through Sunday schedule from Saturday, November 26 through Thursday, December 22 for tours of the beautifully decorated mansion! We will be closed December 23 through December 26 so that our staff may enjoy Christmas with their families. 

The Museum will reopen on Tuesday, December 27 and will be open for tours until Friday, December 30. The museum will then close for the winter so that we can work on bringing you new exhibits to enjoy! We will see you in the Spring of 2023! 


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

2022 Schedule!

Quincy Museum Member's Only Christmas Preview Party

Friday, December 2, 2022

6:00-8:00 PM

St Nicholas Eve Party for Children

Saturday, December 3, 2022 

6:00-7:00 PM

Waylon Rhoads Jewelry Show and Sale

Wednesday and Thursday, December 7 & 8

Quincy Museum Open House and Bourbon & Whiskey Raffle Drawing

Sunday, December 18

1:00 - 5:00 PM


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.