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Glad They Were Able to Selvage Some of Quincy's Architecture

On the grounds of the History Museum in Quincy, Il is this quaint outdoor architecture museum. We... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
MALaehn
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Newton, Iowa
Old library building

Near downtown square. Original collection of presidents autographs. Historical information of the... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Karen6703
,
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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322 Maine St, Quincy, IL 62301-3929
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

The History Museum, located inside the original free public library, is fun for those interested in local Quincy history. The archived church windows on the 2nd floor is the most interesting of all. Outside, one will see pieces of historic buildings, now razed, from the...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

On the grounds of the History Museum in Quincy, Il is this quaint outdoor architecture museum. We walked this free museum waiting for the History Museum to open. Some of the pieces were identified, while others were not. It was nice to see the photos...More

Thank MALaehn
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Near downtown square. Original collection of presidents autographs. Historical information of the local buildings.

Thank Karen6703
Reviewed 12 April 2017

has historical architectural pieces from the history of quincy. also several large painting from many old churches in town on the second floor.

Thank debra s
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The "Gardner Museum", now called the Quincy Museum is great for a stopover. Monthly changes to the "featured display" in addition to the other more permanent displays make it a charming museum. Great location upstairs for a small ensemble concert. Also, it could be a...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2016

Beautiful building completely restored with beautiful stained glass on the second floor. Rotating exhibits that will change on a regular basis.

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Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

A small museum is located in the museum detailing some of Quincy's history. It's an informative display detailing the Moorman's crossing over the Mississippi and what life was back in the 1800's. The building it's self has a lot of history and was once the...More

Thank 365daysfuller
Reviewed 25 July 2015

So the Gardner Museum fell on hard times recently and the foundation recently gifted this museum to the Historical Society of Quincy. Much of the interior details of this gorgeous building are in tact. The new owners are determining how they will use each room...More

Thank Ruthann K
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