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Palm Springs Art Museum

Explore Modern Exhibits at the Palm Springs Art Museum, Walking Distance from the Hotel

An enlightening cultural and artistic experience is less than a mile from the Movie Colony Hotel. Immerse yourself in modern and contemporary artwork from around the globe at the eclectic Palm Springs Art Museum. Located in downtown Palm Springs a 15-minute walk from the hotel, the museum boasts a major collection of paintings, sculpture, photography, glass pieces, Mesoamerican artifacts, and Western and Native American art.

Marvel at the works Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, Andy Warhol, and Ansel Adams. Learn about the artists and the museum's 150,000-square-foot complex on a guided tour, explore the outdoor sculpture gardens, and shop for gifts in the Museum Store. Stop for American and Continental cuisine at the Muse Café.
Palm Springs Art Museum

Palm Springs Art Museum

101 Museum Drive, Palm Springs, California, 92262
Distance from Hotel: 1.0 mile

Hours & Prices


Friday - Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thursday: noon to 8:00 p.m. Closed Wednesday.


Adults: $14. Seniors (62+): $11. Students: $6. Youth (under 18) & Active Military: Free. Every Thursday evening from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. and every second Sunday of each month is free.

Events & Activities


  • Art Party
  • Day of the Dead
  • Meet the Museum


  • Exhibitions
  • Talks
  • Museum Store
  • Tours
  • Kids' Programs
  • Café

What will I see on a tour of the Palm Springs Art Museum?

During the one-hour guided tour of the Palm Springs Art Museum, the focus is the Permanent Collection, including exhibits like Contemporary Glass, Photography, and Native American and Art of the West. The tours, which are included in the museum admission price, are offered Friday through Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. and Thursday from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Is there a store in the art museum and what does it sell?

You'll be able to buy everything from custom jewelry and home décor to clothing and toys. There's even a whole section devoted to exhibition catalogs and architecture books. The Museum Store is open during the same hours as the museum proper.