Arts & Culture

Art. Culture. History. Style. Greater Palm Springs has an abundance of it all. Discover local Palm Springs area art galleries, museums, theaters, tours and soak up some history and culture during your stay in Greater Palm Springs.

Palm Springs Art Museum

Palm Springs Art Museum

Palm Springs Art Museum has a wide-reaching and growing permanent collection of over 12,000 objects rooted in modern and contemporary art, architecture, and design that has developed from of our unique history, culture, and place. The museum`s collection, exhibition, and education programs connect the public with art and ideas that serve and adapt with the dynamic and growing community that calls Palm Springs home -as well as new generations of visitors who continue to make the area a destination for rejuvenation, entertainment, and cultural excursion.
Location: 101 N Museum Dr. Palm Springs, California 92262
Phone: (760) 322-4800
Coachella Valley History Museum

Coachella Valley History Museum

While vacationing at a property rental managed by Poolside Vacation Rentals we suggest taking some time to explore The Coachella Valley History Museum located near the city of Palm Springs which is committed to preserving, sharing and interpreting the history of the Coachella Valley. CVHM was established in 1965 as the Coachella Valley Historical Society, Inc, to ensure that the local history had a place to house and tell stories.
Location: 82616 Miles Ave, Indio, CA 92201
Phone: (760) 342-6651
Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert

Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert

While on vacation at a property rental managed by Poolside Vacation Rentals take time to explore the Palm Springs Art Museum of Palm Desert. This branch of the Palm Springs Art Museum opened in March 2012, this distinctive campus offers ongoing and temporary exhibitions of sculpture, painting, photography and new media. Featuring several gallery areas and is home to changing exhibitions that both stand alone and complement the museum`s main Palm Springs location.
Location: 72567 Highway 111 Palm Desert, CA 92260
Phone: (760) 346-5600
Cabot`s Pueblo Museum

Cabot`s Pueblo Museum

Just outside of the city of Palm Springs you`ll discover the rich history of the Cabot`s Pueblo Museum, which is a historic house museum located in Desert Hot Springs, California. A large, Hopi-style pueblo, built in the Pueblo Revival Style, it contains artworks, artifacts of American Indian and Alaska Native cultures, and memorabilia of early desert homesteader life.
Location: 67616 Desert View Ave, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240
Phone: (760) 329-7610
Sunnylands

Sunnylands

While in Sunny Palm Springs make sure to visit Sunnylands, the former Annenberg Estate, located in Rancho Mirage, California, is a 200-acre estate currently run by The Annenberg Foundation Trust at Sunnylands, a not-for-profit organization. The property was owned by Walter and Leonore Annenberg until 2009 and had been used as a winter retreat by the couple from 1966, when the house was completed. The property is "rich with historical significance," according to the city of Rancho Mirage, which declared Sunnylands an historic site in 1990. Located at Frank Sinatra and Bob Hope Drives, the property has been the vacation site of numerous celebrities and public officials. Sunnylands is to some extent regarded as the "Camp David of the West."
Location: 37977 Bob Hope Dr, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Phone: (760) 202-2222
Museum of Ancient Wonders

Museum of Ancient Wonders

Located just outside of Palm Springs you and the kids can take a break from the pool and palm trees and discover the treasures of the pharaoh and the mystical ritual of African masks to Mesozoic dinosaur skeletons, the Museum of Ancient Wonders awes visitors. More than 200 reproduction artifacts and laboratory fossil casts gathered from 30 museums worldwide.
Location: 69028-B E Palm Canyon Dr, Cathedral City, CA 92234
Phone: (442) 268-5004
La Quinta Museum

La Quinta Museum

If you`re out and about from your vacation rental property managed by Poolside Vacation Rentals we suggest popping into The La Quinta Museum that features traveling and historical exhibits and much more! Admission and all programs are FREE!
Location: 77885 Avenida Montezuma, La Quinta, CA 92253
Phone: (760) 777-7170
McCallum Theatre

McCallum Theatre

Poolside Vacation Rentals proudly recommends The McCallum Theatre. Their mission is to entertain and educate the public by offering a variety of performing arts experiences that reflect the diversity of people, interests, and tastes of the Palm Desert/Palm Springs communities and constituents served by the Theatre.
Location: 73000 Fred Waring Dr, Palm Desert, CA 92260
Phone: (760) 340-2787
Ruddy`s General Store Museum

Ruddy`s General Store Museum

A re-creation of a general store during the 1930s and early 1940s, this unique Palm Springs museum displays the original fixtures, hardware, medicines and products of that period.
Location: 221 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
Phone: (760) 327-2156