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Tour of Mid Century Homes in Palm Springs

Fascinating and interesting tour by Trevor, he is passionate and very informative. Well worth the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Interesting and knowledgeable.

Trevor gave us a lively, informative tour of the history of mid century modern homes in Palm... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2018
Fraser, Colorado
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Experience Palm Springs' world-famous collection of mid-century modern architecture on a personally guided tour with Trevor O'Donnell, one of the area's most knowledgeable guides. Palm Springs is a living museum with hundreds of homes and buildings...more
901 N Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92262-4449
+1 323-578-6025
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fascinating and interesting tour by Trevor, he is passionate and very informative. Well worth the price and a must when visiting Palm Springs. He made us guys from Belfast very welcome.

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Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Trevor gave us a lively, informative tour of the history of mid century modern homes in Palm springs. We visited many interesting neighborhoods and he gave us a lot of good information. Worth the time to understand the unique architectural history. Thanks, Trevor.

2  Thank susancam
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Trevor is an engaging, informative tour guide. He covered so much territory in the nearly three hour tour, and my friend and I had a great time. We were taken to areas of Palm Springs I didn't know existed, and he made me love this...More

1  Thank NetskieB
Reviewed May 7, 2018

My daughter loves mid century so she arranged for this tour for our visit. I'm usually not a tour type person, but this was fabulous. I am a history buff and I had so many questions about Palm Springs. Trevor answered them all before I...More

1  Thank ElizabethP3807
Reviewed April 24, 2018

We recently visited Palm Springs with friends who arranged this most interesting tour and were so glad they did. It was nearly 3 hrs. and didn't seem long at all. In fact, I was very sorry when it ended. Trevor has a great deal of...More

2  Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Trevor, of PS Architecture Tours, led our tour of about 22 people on a tour bus through several neighborhoods to see the best examples of the various architectural styles (modernist, Spanish and Hollywood Regency) while describing the houses' histories, who the architects were and who...More

1  Thank William L
Reviewed April 14, 2018

I'll admit that my wife and I are kind of tour snobs. And Trevor gave one of the top tours we've ever done. We love mid-century modern, and since PS is the largest concentration of that style in US, we had to go. He shared...More

Thank sweetsunshine55
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Everyone who goes to Palm Springs with a love for architecture needs to go on this tour with Trevor. His knowledge is boundless and he is engaging and super-friendly. I'm a huge fan of his tour and intend to tell all my friends.

Thank ggwriter
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I loved this tour of mid-century modern homes. Trevor was so knowledgeable but never boring. The tour really gave us first-timers to the area a great feel for the time. Highly recommend!

Thank mediamom99
Reviewed February 24, 2018

This was a fantastic tour. Trevor is very professional and engaging. He has a rich knowledge of the designers during this time, and how the architectural developments impacted the Palm Springs culture. The smaller, intimate size of this tour makes it a great option for...More

1  Thank late_bloomer09
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January 28, 2018|
Response from PhotosbyPharos | Reviewed this property |
No. I wish it did. But they are all private homes.
February 1, 2016|
Response from biffytreepod | Reviewed this property |
The tour leaves from a cute modern store in the design district of Palm Springs. We had a car so I don't know about cabs. The man that who owns the company lives in the area so if you're staying in the heart of Palm Springs... More