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Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert

72567 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3306
+1 760-346-5600
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Small is beautiful.

The museum is small, very well done and has a sense of purpose rather than being a hand-me-down of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Realtyhank
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Borrego Springs, California
Small, but very nice museum

The museum doesn't overwhelm you. It's a great place to hide if it's 115 outside and you need a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John V
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Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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72567 Highway 111, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-3306
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is small, very well done and has a sense of purpose rather than being a hand-me-down of the Palm Springs Art Museum. The museum focuses on regional artists and is able to do one artist at a time in its limited space. The...More

Thank Realtyhank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum doesn't overwhelm you. It's a great place to hide if it's 115 outside and you need a respite. And, the art is local, in large part, and very good. I thoroughly enjoyed it, and will go back when I'm next in the area.

Thank John V
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Visited the museum with friends, mostly the exhibitions of contemporary art and sculpture. Impressive museum building.

Thank Nadya S
Reviewed 9 September 2017

It's confusing to have a Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert. The main Palm Springs Art Museum is about 16 miles away in downtown Palm Springs. That museum has a very nice collection. The Palm Desert branch has some nice sculptures, but the rotating...More

Thank nznorm
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We always stop to see the exhibits at PSAM. It's a lovely museum, well curated and includes wonderful work by many incredible desert artists

Thank Nodumbblond
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This gem in the desert is fun, free and cutting edge. Their current show (Aug. 2017) by Pat Lasch that takes up the entire small museum showcases this parttime Palm Springs resident and New York artist and, as usual, is beautifully displayed to highlight her...More

Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This small satellite of the Palm Springs Art Museum features changing exhibits, so you might have a totally different experience each time you come here. The space itself is cool and welcoming, as is the staff. :-) There is also a desert sculpture garden to...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Fascinating changing exhibits not see any where else.. We saw several optical illusions, great examples of native Indian are and blown glass exhibits.

Thank Linxhooper
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The gallery is small but the quality of the exhibits are spectacular. The grounds and sculpture gardens are well done. An entirely different experience from the main galley in Palm Springs.

Thank Sandy2645
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Located in Palm Desert, this branch of the Palm Springs Art Museum has grown into it's own over the years. The facility, has been open since 2012 and has steadily been a venue for artistic expression that families in the middle and east valley call...More

Thank 858marca
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dimcclure2017
21 May 2017|
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Response from EDGEGUY95 | Reviewed this property |
Check the PSAM website. I almost always check out the website of museums where I'll be traveling to see the logistics of visiting the museum and, most of all, what the exhibits will be while I'm there.
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Dick292
15 February 2017|
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Response from gerronimo | Reviewed this property |
No charge. Free for all ages
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15 February 2017|
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Response from GerryKStamford_CT | Reviewed this property |
The cost for seniors is $10.50.
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