in 1938, the Palm Springs Art Museum (formerly the Palm Springs
Desert Museum) is an educational institution that promotes a greater
understanding of art and performing arts through collections,
exhibitions and programs. It is the only major art museum located
between Los Angeles and Phoenix.
The museum's permanent art collection features 19th, 20th, and
21st century works focusing on contemporary California art, classic
western and Native American art; Mesoamerican art, Mexican art,
and European modern art; glass studio art, American mid-twentieth
century architecture, and American photography.
In addition, the Annenberg
Theater keeps an eclectic calendar that includes Broadway,
cabaret, jazz, classical, opera, dance and speakers in the entertainment
industry. The Museum offers art classes, special events, lectures,
films, two sculpture gardens, cafe and museum store filled with
unique items you won't find anywhere else. Visit us today!
Note: The Palm Springs Art Museum has been accredited since 1982
by the American Association of Museums.
Hours: Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat & Sun 10am-5pm,
Thurs 12pm-8pm / Closed Mon & Holidays
Admission: $12.50 adults, $10.50 seniors 62+,
$5 for students, FREE admission for youths under 12 active military
and their families
Free admission every Thurs 4-8pm during downtown
Free admission the second Sunday of every month
Free admission to AAM, NARM and WMA members w/