Quincy Preserves conducts two annual architectural tours -- The Behind Closed Doors Tour and the Spring Homes Tour and now NEW Walking … Read More ...
Preservation is for Everyone.
The mission of Quincy Preserves, Inc., is to foster awareness of and to promote appreciation of the historic architecture of Quincy, Illinois, and Adams County and to encourage active membership involvement in the recognizing, protecting, maintaining, and displaying of these structures.
About Quincy Preserves
Starting as an outgrowth of the Quincy Society of Fine Arts in the mid 1970’s, Quincy Preserves has encouraged owners of historically and architecturally significant structures to restore and maintain them to their original condition. Since that time many homes and buildings have been preserved. This movement continues throughout the entire city.
Quincy Preserves has provided financial assistance toward preservation and/or restoration work at the Washington Theater, Woodland Cemetery, the Dr. Richard Eell House, Villa Kathrine, John Wood Mansion and the Gardner Museum. Donations are made to the Quincy Public Library to expand its collection of preservation books, magazines, and videos.
Quincy Preserves presents a number of programs, resources, and educational opportunities to the community. Areas of focus include our … Read More ...
Join Quincy Preserves!
If you are interested in becoming involved with Quincy Preserves either by volunteering your time or by being a member, please contact … Read More ...