Quincy Inn And Suites
Quincy, IL 62301
Quirky Tourist Attractions in or near Illinois
While in Illinois, you might enjoy a visit to:
Huck Finn hid here, as does the population of Hannibal if they happen to be nearby when a tornado passes through. President Carter visited, and you can still see where he signed the guest book.
The dry-docked George M. Verity can be toured during the summer. The 1927 stern paddle boat will never again slap its way along the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers.
In Griggsville, signs claim that Purple Martins eat 2,000 mosquitoes a day... and they live in luxury bird condo high-rises in town. Coincidence that purple martin houses are manufactured here?
Comic strip artist Mort Walker was a University of Missouri alumnus. He designed and paid for this statue, which was unveiled in 1992. Beetle sits at a table with a beer.
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Quincy Hotel ChainsComfort Inn
Microtel Inn & Suites
Cities Near QuincyQuincy
Airport - TransportationQuincy Regional-Baldwin Field Airport (UIN)
Hospitals & Medical Care FacilitiesBlessing Hospital
MuseumsGardner Museum of Architecture
Quincy Art Center
Universities & CollegesQuincy University
Gem City College
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