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29 Palms Art Gallery

74055 Cottonwood Dr, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277-3453
+1 760-367-7819
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Very interesting building and art

We had been caught in a huge downpour (8/11), and there were flash floods or deep standing water... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Tucson Arizona
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The 29 Palms Art Gallery and Guild is the original and oldest gallery in the Morongo Basin. It was... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Diana S
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The 29 Palms Art Gallery is the longest standing non-profit art organization in the Joshua Tree Gateway Communities. For over fifty years, the Gallery has presented high-quality art, offered innovative education programs, and provided an inclusive environment for artists and the community. The Gallery features monthly art exhibitions, special receptions, weekly paint outs, seasonal fundraising events, and art classes for youth and adults. Our historic adobe structure, housing three beautiful galleries and a unique gift shop, is located near the Joshua Tree National Park Headquarters & Oasis Visitor Center, 29 Palms Inn, and the Old Schoolhouse Museum.
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74055 Cottonwood Dr, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277-3453
+1 760-367-7819
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had been caught in a huge downpour (8/11), and there were flash floods or deep standing water everywhere, so we were stuck in the car. As the sun slowly came out, and we creeped along an inch at a time on the road, we...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

The 29 Palms Art Gallery and Guild is the original and oldest gallery in the Morongo Basin. It was founded in 1951 by eight distinguished artists: John Hilton, Merritt Boyer, Evelyn Hutchinson, Michael Malloy, Kirk Martin, Vera Martin, Edna Onderdonk, and Fritiof Perssons, and is...More

Thank Diana S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My mother traveled to 29 Palms in 1938 to "do art." She was mostly into watercolors. The very clear blue skies, clean air, desert plants and animals have drawn artists here for years. This gallery is a very good representation of local artists.

Thank Marshall D
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I expected the art gallery to have a good collection of local artists and to be a good place to pick up some dessert themed artwork. Unfortunately, it appeared to be a hodgepodge collection which too much space devoted to one particular artist (after you...More

Thank Edwin D
Reviewed 3 March 2017

It has been my pleasure to start working with this gallery. They have a mixture of group and solo shows that change each month, in three distinct gallery rooms, plus a separate gift store. The gallery shows local and regional artists - both visual and...More

Thank Skyscapesforthesoul
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is a small gallery that highlights some local artists... of different media. It's staffed by volunteers and either knew the creators of the pieces on display or at least knew the background. Every place has one of these... and they are great places to...More

Thank Hokie67
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Staffed by volunteers, in a building dating to the 1930's, the 29 Palms Art Gallery is representative of artists who make their home in the desert. The Gift Shop is a special treat with selections from Hopi, Navajo, and Zuni craftsmen that are way underpriced....More

Thank Ed G
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Lots of arts and gifts in a very relaxing and calm store. The lady running the gift shop was so friendly and welcoming. Easy to pick up a few souvenirs of the desert and 29 palms area. Nice parking area and pleasant grounds. Ideal place...More

Thank ECL
Reviewed 5 November 2016

We visited and liked the art at 29 Palms Art Gallery. We also liked the interesting art work and the cute one called Artist in the outdoor area. This is a good art gallery to visit

Thank mini
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This funky and soulful gallery offers a variety of wonderful art to see as well as the artists. The gallery also offers a variety of interesting classes. Visit if you are in 29 or Josh.

Thank NapaCasual
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