Gardner Museum of Architecture and Design

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7:17 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Proposals Sought for Quincy Landmark

The former Gardner Museum of Architecture and Design in downtown Quincy, Il.
Credit Jason Parrott / Tri States Public Radio

Historic preservationists are trying to find a new use for a more-than century old building in downtown Quincy.

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New funding needed
4:07 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

Future of Gardner Museum Remains in Doubt

Gardner Museum

A recent public hearing demonstrates support for re-opening the Gardner Museum of Architecture and Design It's not clear if the community will come through with the necessary funding.

The museum's board dissolved the non-profit corporation in March. It turned the building and assets over to the Historical Society of Quincy and Adams County at that time.

The society's Executive Director Reg Ankrom says it's a valuable resource. He also says the society cannot maintain it for very long.

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