Become a Friend of Palm Desert!

The Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert is continuing to invite enrollment in the "Friends of Palm Desert" as part of its membership campaign.

Friends of Palm Desert members will receive the following special benefits:

  • Name listed on the Friends of Palm Desert plaque at the Palm Desert facility
  • A one-year complimentary membership in the prestigious President's Circle whose extensive benefits include:
  • Listing on the President's Circle panel in the Hall of Donors at the Palm Springs Art Museum (Palm Springs location)
  • Annual President's Circle cocktail party
  • VIP Preview tours prior to exhibition openings
  • Two President's Circle membership cards to ensure prompt, free admission to all three museum locations
  • Complimentary Dual gift membership to the person of your choice
  • Additional membership cards for children and grandchildren (17 & under) upon request
  • 12 complimentary guest-admission passes
  • 20% discount in the Museum Store
  • Invitation to premier council tours and events
  • One complimentary catalogue/museum publication each year
  • Complimentary tickets to selected Annenberg Theater performances
  • Discount on rental of Palm Springs and Palm Desert facilities for a private event

In addition, Friends of Palm Desert will receive discounts for classes, lectures, performances and special events, use of the museum library and Archive Study Center (by appointment) as well as reciprocal free admission to over 850 museums.

Aside from the Founder's Society and Friends of Palm Desert membership levels, standard museum membership is also now open for all who wish to take advantage of both the Palm Springs, Palm Desert and Architecture and Design Center location offerings.

Anyone interested in becoming a "Friends of Palm Desert", joining the museum or upgrading an existing membership, contact Michael Hinkle at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 760-989-2212.