VILLA KATHRINE BEGINS WINTER HOURS NOVEMBER 1st
The Villa Kathrine will observe winter hours of operation beginning November 1st through February 28.
Hours of Operation are Monday-Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sunday 1:00-4:00 p.m. As always during winter weather is is best to call the Villa to see if we are open.
SUE ENDE NAMED 2018 VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR
During the Annual Meeting of Friends of the Castle in May 2018, Sue Ende was selected Volunteer of the Year for her many years of dedicated service as a Volunteer Host in the Villa Kathrine Tourist Information Center.
FRIENDS OF THE CASTLE CELEBRATE 41 YEARS
During 2019 Friends of the Castle are celebrating the 41st Anniversary of their incorporation as a not-for-profit corporation. Established in 1978, they have stayed true to their mission of restoring, preserving, operating and maintaining the historic Mediterranean-style Villa Kathrine on the Mississippi River bluff, as the Tourist Information Center and community asset and resource for Quincy.
FUNDS AVAILABLE FOR FREE YOUTH GROUP TOURS OF VILLA KATHRINE
Friends of the Castle have funds available to cover the admission fees for guided educational tours for groups of students from area schools and other youth groups, thanks to the generosity of the Quincy Gem City Breakfast Kiwanis Club.
For information, or to schedule a tour of the Villa Kathrine for a class or youth group, please call 217-224-6922.