Palm Springs is a desert oasis in southern California filled with art and culture. You can easily plan a personal getaway to this incredible city even if you have never been here before. Here is how to plan for your Palm Springs arts and culture journey to Palm Springs:
Day 1: Palm Springs Art Museum
It does not get any more art focused than a visit to the Palm Springs Art Museum. You will find extraordinary art exhibits that makes this museum a cultural leader in the area. Exhibits rotate throughout the year, so you will have a unique experience each time you visit. Not only will you find educational exhibits but artistic performances each week.
Day 2: Aqua Caliente Cultural Museum
The next visit on your arts and cultural journey is the Aqua Caliente Cultural Museum. This local attraction focuses on the Cahuilla people who originated in the area and knew how to use the desert climate to gather water. This Palm Springs culture center will help you learn about this fascinating tribe.
Day 3: Modernism Week
Learn about the cultural significance and modern-day practices of midcentury design and architecture at Modernism Week. This popular event sees thousands of attendees from around the country come to Palm Springs. A variety of events occur over the week and a half long event all over town for you to enjoy.
Day 4: Backstreet Art District
You can find several local art galleries in Palm Springs in one setting at the Backstreet Art District. You can get to know the artists as they host their own exhibit during the Art Walk open house on the first Wednesday of the month. There is no better way to enjoy local art than at the Backstreet Art District.
Day 5: Palm Springs Historical Society
Let the Palm Springs Historical Society personally show you around the city with an engaging walking tour. You can explore the midcentury homes of Hollywood’s elite, including Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra. The whole of Palm Springs is full of important culture and artistic expression.
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