See the unexpected when you visit the Quincy, Illinois area. Nestled on the banks of the mighty Mississippi, Quincy is alive with history, architecture, the arts and nature. The Quincy area offers the perfect “unexpected” getaway for family fun, romantic weekends, business meetings and huge conventions. Welcome to the official website of the Quincy Area Convention and Visitors Bureau. Whether you’re Seeing Quincy for the first time, or you just can’t get enough, thanks for visiting, and please, come see us again!
Located on the western border of Illinois on the Mississippi River where Missouri and Iowa meet, Quincy is across the river from Hannibal, MO, the hometown of Mark Twain. From our architecture, parks, historical sites, shops and restaurants, the Quincy Area has something to offer everyone. See great architecture in Quincy, historical Morman sites in Nauvoo and nature’s beauty in Pike County.