Due to inclement weather expected this weekend, Palmer Chiropractic Clinics – Quad Cities, the R. Richard Bittner Athletic & Recreation Center, and the David D. Palmer Health Sciences Library – Quad Cities will be closed on Saturday, Jan. 19.

The Palmer Family and Chiropractic History Museum

The Palmer Family and Chiropractic History Museum is located throughout the Palmer campuses. Our exhibits are free for the public to view, though donations are gratefully accepted. For more information, contact Julie Knaak.


The Palmer Foundation for Chiropractic History has created historical displays located throughout the three Palmer campuses. Many of the exhibits on Palmer College of Chiropractic’s main campus in Davenport, Iowa are located throughout the building in Vickie Anne Palmer Hall, 115 W. 7th Street, Davenport, Iowa. Use Main Street to access 7th Street. Parking is available on both sides of the building, and there is a handicapped accessible ramp. Self-guided tour brochures for the Davenport campus are available from the Welcome Center in the Academic Health Center building as well as in the lobby of Vickie Anne Palmer Hall. The locations of all other exhibits are listed in the brochure.


The exhibits are available for viewing from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, when Palmer College classes are in session. 

D.D. Palmer's office recreation B.J. Palmer Chiropractic Clinic exhibit B.J. Palmer Chiropractic Clinic items exhibit Adjusting instrument exhibit

For information on touring the campus, contact:

Palmer College of Chiropractic’s main campus in Davenport, Iowa

Admissions Department
Toll free: 800-722-3648
Email: admissions.ia@palmer.edu

Palmer College of Chiropractic Florida, in Port Orange, Fla.

Admissions Department
Toll free: 866-585-9677
Email: admissions.fl@palmer.edu

Palmer College of Chiropractic West, in San Jose, Calif.

Admissions Department
Toll free: 866-303-7939
Email: admissions.ca@palmer.edu

Contact Us

Roger Hynes
Contact Dr. Hynes with questions about the Osteological Collection or potential donations of chiropractic artifacts
Email: roger.hynes@palmer.edu

Julie Knaak
Contact Julie with questions regarding Mansion tours, reference questions and related topics
Email: julie.knaak@palmer.edu>

Tour Information
Prices: $5/person

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