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Palm Springs Art Museum

101 N Museum Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-5659
+1 760-322-4800
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An absolute gem!

Beautiful collection of traditional and contemporary art in a beautiful building. Gift shop had a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Victoria, Canada
Saw Art Museum

Quite a variety of Art. Most not to our taste, except for a couple of items that we quite enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ivan F
Wasaga Beach, Canada
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Located in downtown Palm Springs (with a branch location in Palm Desert, CA), the Palm Springs Art Museum offers compelling art exhibitions from national and international artists. The museum's extensive permanent collection includes significant works by modern and contemporary artists, western, contemporary and glass artists, and features several temporary exhibitions throughout the year. The museum is open free every Thursday night and the second Sunday of every month. It also offers a range of theatrical and musical performances in its Annenberg Theater. Throughout all these programs, the museum is dedicated to creating memorable and inspiring interactions through educational and cultural opportunities.
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101 N Museum Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-5659
+1 760-322-4800
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful collection of traditional and contemporary art in a beautiful building. Gift shop had a good selection of local items and mid century themed gifts. Lovely staff..

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Quite a variety of Art. Most not to our taste, except for a couple of items that we quite enjoyed. Certainly not impressed with garbage bags filled and piled up. We went on an evening it was free so can not complain about cost. Would...More

Thank Ivan F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lovely Museum and a nice way to spend time whilst in Palm Springs. Not the easiest to find if you're on foot but I got there in the end!

Thank Deenie76
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great collection of art, furniture and special exhibits. Staff are very helpful and knowledgeable. Save your ticket and sticker so you can also go to the architecture museum several blocks away. I think they are also valid for visiting the museum in Palm Desert (which...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great kinetic exhibit. The museum had some very interesting pieces. The sculpture garden was fun. It is small but some nice pieces are exhibited. Very glad we made time to visit.

Thank Betsy75
Reviewed 6 days ago

Museum has a wide range of exhibits from color, to moving art to glass and celebrity created art. M favorite was art made by George Montgomery. As well as being an actor he was a skilled wood craftsman and tables and chairs he made are...More

Thank Loreen H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Luckily I went on the free night - Thursday I think - which I didn't know till I got there. A volunteer gave me a thorough rundown before letting me loose. The White Room really messed with my head. Its really an experience when you...More

Thank Wicked
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really fun place for those who love art or simply want to escape the heat while looking at some cool exhibits. Check with their website to find out the details of what is being featured to see if it's something that interests...More

Thank NeoNorth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Add some culture and learn at the same time! Staff polite and welcoming. Beautiful exhibits, and we'll curated. Must see!

Thank PikoVonMitchellstein
Reviewed 1 week ago

As the weather was abysmal we were looking for indoor activities. The dosa t at the museum was excellent and the display was very well organized?

Thank laureanreid
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Cathy O
4 May 2017|
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Response from Tiffany S | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a huge free parking lot.
Marek S
6 November 2016|
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Response from sallythomson | Reviewed this property |
2 hours should be pleasant enough but longer if your enjoying yourself
Glenna K
29 January 2015|
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Response from LG_Weinman | Reviewed this property |
The museum is open 10:00 am to 5:00 pm everyday but Thursday. Thursday hours are 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm (later hours to coincide with the weekly street fair) and admission to the museum is free between 4:00 pm and 8:00 pm.