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This museum is a must see.

This museum contains artifacts pertaining to the history of La Quinta. The Cahuilla First Nations... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pat M
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La Quinta, California
History of the entire Cochella Valley area in this nice well organized regional museum.

A nice glimpse of the history of the entire Cochella Valley area in this nice well organized... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
clavius r
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Paradise, Montana
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77885 Avenida Montezuma, La Quinta, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92253
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum contains artifacts pertaining to the history of La Quinta. The Cahuilla First Nations who were the original inhabitants of this magnificent land. In order to understand the depth of history in this area, this museum is a must see.

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice glimpse of the history of the entire Cochella Valley area in this nice well organized regional museum.

Thank clavius r
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The La Quinta Museum is a delight. The last exhibit was a wonderful history of California which was creatively presented. Keep looking for exhibit updates as they are all well done.

Thank karengrace540
Reviewed June 24, 2017 via mobile

This museum was an unexpected gem. An interesting history of the area is given a well-curated fashion that utilizes the seemingly small space into a rather long walkthrough. The California A-Z exhibit upstairs was charming. And did I mention there's coloring pages?! The lady at...More

Thank Mikey B
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Enjoyed the special Art Show that was at the LaQuinta Museum. We had never gone before and it was well worth it. We enjoyed the entire place

Thank RB4775
Reviewed April 3, 2017

This smallish museum has it all....rotating exhibits, great gift shop, beautiful location and knowledgeable docents Be sure to check out their many tours from wildflowers to the original casitas to geological wonders.

Thank Pownkie
Reviewed March 29, 2017

This museum has a great exhibit right now by local Women in La Quinta. Museum also puts on music at night, speakers from the valley and visits with local government like council persons, or Code Enforcement.

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed March 23, 2017

I recently visited the La Quinta Museum specifically to see the exhibit "Tell Me a Story: Women in the Arts" that is on display from Jan 19 - April 30th, 2017. There are a total of 95 women artists with their own story to share...More

Thank Lynone
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

While other reviewers said there was a scavenger hunt, we didn't see it. However, in the small museum, my 5 and 7 year olds got to color while we looked at exhibits and they had a fun take home craft. The women artist exhibit was...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed February 22, 2017

A small museum, with nice exhibits focusing on the local history. We saw a good exhibit of many local artists when we were there.

Thank Stephen C
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Ang2012
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Response from Robin S | Property representative |
There is no food/drink available at the La Quinta Museum, however we are within walking distance of Old Town, and there are many dining options there. Thanks for asking and we hope to see you soon!
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