enjoy extraordinary creative encounters at the palm springs art museum
Indulge your senses and stimulate your imagination with a day at one of Palm Springs most popular attractions. The Palm Springs Museum of Art boasts an impressive collection of modern and contemporary art complemented by traditional American works. Innovative exhibitions attract global attention, and robust, interactive educational offerings add a new dimension to your experience. Located in the heart of downtown Palm Springs, you can stroll the museum's 150,000 square feet of indoor display space plus two outdoor sculpture gardens, a café and shop.
Free admission every Thursday evening from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and the second Sunday of each month. Admission at other times is $12.50 for adults (13 and older); $10.50 for seniors (62+); $5.00 for students; free for active duty military personnel and their families.
Closed Mondays; Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. The Annenburg Theater Box Office is open 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.
Artist In Residence Program
Day Of The Dead
Lectures & Symposia
What type of exhibits can I expect to see?
The museum proudly presents an impressive permanent collection that includes architecture and design, contemporary glass, photography, modern art and sculpture, Mesoamerican, Native American and art of the West, and several special collections unique to the Palm Springs desert community. In addition, the museum regularly curates unique temporary exhibits featuring the works of renowned local and international artists. You can also get a glimpse behind-the-scenes with an informative, guided museum tour.
Is there a live theater performance that I can view?
The Annenberg Theater is uniquely located within the Palm Springs Art Museum, and offers an exciting combination of the visual and performing arts. This state-of-the-art theater offers nearly perfect acoustics and 430 seats along with an exciting performance season that brings well-known performers from Broadway and beyond.