Museums in Palm Springs

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Museums in Palm Springs

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  • KJ Percy
    29 contributions
    Very friendly and knowledgeable staff with 5 hangers filled with information and more planes outside. There is no air conditioning - it’s warm but not uncomfortably so. Aside from the planes there was lots of other displays with audio and video - there was something for everyone! The museum encompasses many topics - we particularly liked the B-17 bomber which you were able to go into. Limited refreshments but a fantastic way to spend an afternoon. Another highlight is the POW-MIA exhibit - very moving. There were many exhibits donated and we were impressed with the all the model airplanes from wwii. Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area. Staff made you feel very welcome.
    Written August 2, 2022
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  • Kelly G
    Brooklyn10 contributions
    From the moment you enter a volunteer will help guide your visit and you will exit with a greater appreciation of local artists as well as those being showcased. Also, be sure to stop the gift shop!
    Written July 18, 2022
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  • Sixeye
    San Diego69 contributions
    We visited Ruddy's a couple of years ago and really enjoyed it. There is a lot of old time products found in drugs stores of yesteryear, most in really great condition! We tried to visit again this weekend (Aug 15, 2020) but found it to be closed until further notice due to the COVID pandemic. Their web site seems to have been taken down as well. We were taking my retired father who spent his career as a salesman for a pharmaceutical company and called on many a drug store over the decades. At least we got his picture in front of the museum while we were there.
    Written August 16, 2020
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  • Vern
    4 contributions
    Some would wonder why? Others, why not? Someone has way too much time on their hands. Like the display, just don’t want it next door!
    Written May 3, 2022
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  • hbatter
    Laguna Beach, CA48 contributions
    Sort of surprised, that this unassuming building held some really nice boutique stores, with some very nice clothes for men and women, jewelry, home accessories and some retro antiques. Well worth the visit,
    Written June 23, 2022
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  • Travelaround59
    London, UK1,701 contributions
    Frankly I was a big disappointed because I didn’t realised the the museum is only a hub for exhibitions and not a “proper” museum however the exhibition on Chairs was really interesting especially seeing the chairs that are part of our daily life and learning the story behind their creation…very highly recommended exhibition!
    Written March 20, 2022
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  • Markie-mark
    San Diego, CA45 contributions
    A collective of Art Studios and galleries with artists in residence. We had a lot of fun talking with the artists about their work. A must see, if you're an Art Lover. Check for hours of operation before you go.
    Written October 8, 2019
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  • SymnCwl
    Memphis, TN1,028 contributions
    Nice spot to stop and take a break with plenty of benches and places to sit in the sun or the shade. Another nice place to stop and watch the world go by!
    Written December 10, 2019
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  • Robby G C
    Toronto, Canada78,235 contributions
    The museum had lots of interesting. They dig for bones. They show me how to do it. However, it has to stay at the Agua Caliente Cultural Museum.All these for helping me.

    Worthwhile to see!
    Written June 10, 2020
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  • on_the_go_98765
    Tucson17,485 contributions
    The gallery owner is an art conoisseur and his estate purchases always come with provenance to bring a purchase to life (and give it meaning). Thus, the multi-room showroom is a compilation of statues, wall art, furniture, and whatever struck his fancy while he was out on a buying expedition.

    Things don't stay on display long. If you see it, buy it, or miss out.
    Written November 2, 2018
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  • Bob S
    South San Francisco, CA39 contributions
    Artize is a great gallery in the Backstreet Art district, which itself is a cool little collection of galleries and studios. Artize has a warm, welcoming vibe (calling you out, Kelly!) and is full of interesting works. Together with the other galleries, and then perhaps a meander through the nearby Estate Sale store, you have a lovely way to spend an hour or two (or maybe more if something catches your eye, like it did for us).
    Written April 23, 2021
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  • cl1kker
    Winnipeg, Canada332 contributions
    Found this nice little gallery on North Palm Canyon just uptown from the main stop.

    The staff are incredibly friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable. Particularly Tony and Deni. The range of art and home products are unique and very creative. Pricing is in the mid to high range, but creative-unique is not always cheap.

    It is worth your effort to go a little bit North for this Pslm Springs gallery
    Written February 1, 2019
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  • misopiso88
    Seattle, WA27,567 contributions
    I was in Palm Springs for a Sales Meeting and we spent an evening as a group at Pinot's Palette. Such a great idea! We collaboratively created a painting together using many tiny canvases. Once you combine wine and painting, how could it not be fun? :)
    Written February 4, 2019
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  • on_the_go_98765
    Tucson17,485 contributions
    We went on a search, armed with our TA info, looking for Heusso only to find ...

    This is not a business with this (Heusso) name BUT Terra Gallery has been in this spot since 1998. Now what? Maybe change the name to the current business and go on from there.

    At the end of the proverbial day, it is an upscale and very delightful shop selling jewelry, art pieces, and tourist souveniers in a very attractive setting.
    Written November 1, 2018
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  • on_the_go_98765
    Tucson17,485 contributions
    Anything else need be said?

    We went to this location expecting to find an art gallery as it shows on TA as "Ted Cassablanca Gallery" but, when we got there, the store has a different name of "BKB" which is a new business with an official name of BKB Art + Design.

    Sigh. It was a very, very (as in ultra-small) store-front shop which did look like it wasn't open and hadn't been open in a long time. As we were there during store hours, we saw no sign of life. The business looked neglected; the windows weren't clean, etc.

    At the end of the day, it is no longer the location for Ted Cassablanca Gallery.
    Written November 1, 2018
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