The Quincy Preserves conducts two annual architectural tours. The Behind Closed Doors Tour and the Spring Homes Tour. The Spring Homes Tour which coincides with May ‘Preservation Month’, will take place this Sunday May 5th from 1pm - 5pm.

This year’s tour will feature six homes (two have been converted to commercial use) representing various architectural styles.

Advance tickets are available for purchase for $12.00 at the following locations: Kirlin’s Hallmark, Quincy Mall and 534 Maine Street; Adam Florist, 522 S. 8th Street; Quincy Society of Fine Arts, 300 Civic Center Plaza; Emerald City Jewelers, 3326 Broadway; and Granite Bank Gallery, 428 Maine Street. In Hannibal, tickets may be purchased at the offices of Dempsey, Dempsey, and Moellring, 716 Broadway. Tickets will also be available for $15.00 at any of the tour locations on the day of the tour.

Proceeds from this event will fund preservation projects and education in the Quincy area. Additional information is available on the Quincy Preserves website, by email at or call (217) 228-8696.

List of tour locations:
425 S. 14th St.
427 s. 14th St.
501 N. 13th St.
502 N. 12th St.
1668 Maine St.
1671 Hampshire St.

Quincy Preserves’ tours create an awareness of how fortunate Quincy is to have these many architectural treasures.