Indian Wells - Museums

General George Patton Memorial Museum
62510 Chiriaco Road
Indio CA 92201
(760) 227-3483
www.generalpattonmuseum.com
A Military History Museum with exhibits from World War I through the Afghanistan and Iraq Wars and tank year with armored vehicles from World War II through Vietnam.


Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
(760) 323-0151
Village Green Heritage Center
219 South Palm Canyon Drive
Permanent and changing exhibits portray the history and culture of the Cahuilla Indians. Exquisite basketry, artifacts, and archival photographs are displayed in the lobby of the tribe's Spa Resort at 100 N. Indian Canyon Drive.


Palm Springs Art Museum
101 Museum Drive
Palm Springs
(760) 322-4800
Hours: Tues, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10:00 – 5:00 p.m., Thursday 12:00 – 8:00 p.m. Closed Monday
www.psmuseum.org
Desert's premier cultural institution for art and natural science exhibitions, educational programs and performing arts.


Cabot's Indian Pueblo Museum
67616 Desert View Ave.
Desert Hot Springs
(760) 329-7610
Hours: Saturday and Sunday 10:00 - 3:00 p.m., Check Summer hours
www.cabotsmuseum.org
The Greenest Museum in America 5,000 sq. feet and 35 rooms of uniqueness. Houses a slice of local lore, art, Americana and Indian History.


Old Town La Quinta
78-015 Main Street Suite
205 La Quinta
www.oldtownlaquinta.com
Original art for exciting spaces, including paintings, glassworks, jewelry, sculpture, and whimsical furniture.


Palm Springs Air Museum
745 N Gene Autry Trail
Palm Springs
(760) 778-6262
Hours: Daily 10:00 – 5:00 p.m.
www.air-museum.org
One of the largest collections of flying WWII aircraft. Focus on history and education about WWII aviation. Three hangars; 56,000 square feet available for private functions.


Children's Discovery Museum
71-701 Gerald Ford Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
(760) 321-0602
Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 10:00 – 5:00 p.m., closed on Monday
www.cdmod.org
A hands-on museum where children learn and have fun while creating, exploring, and experimenting in a safe, caring setting.


Coachella Valley Historical Society and Museum and Cultural Center
Indio
(760) 342-6651
Hours: Tuesday-Sunday 10:00 – 5:00 p.m.
www.coachellavalleymuseum.org
Housed in a 1920s Mission-style adobe structure, the museum maintains rose, Japanese and desert gardens with exhibits from Native American artifacts, household items from Coachella...

Cabazon Cultural Museum
Fantasy Springs Resort Casino
84-245 Indio Springs Parkway
A museum on the Cabazon Reservation with historical perspective of the Cahuilla Indians. Open 1-5 Mon-Fri.