Visitor Info

General admission at the Palm Springs Art Museum is $14. SEE MORE DETAILS

General admission at the Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Center is $5.

General admission at the Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert is free.SEE MORE DETAILS

Free Thursdays Nights

Lectures, conversations, collections and more! Thursday Nights feature a series of events and activities, as well as free museum admission from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., thanks to funding from the City of Palm Springs Public Arts Commission.

Free 2nd Sundays

Join us on the second Sunday of each month for a closer look at artworks from the permanent collection or special exhibitions, and participate in art making, artist demonstrations, or activities. Free 2nd Sundays are presented with the generous support from the H.N. and Francis C. Berger Foundation.

Palm Springs Art Museum has several wheelchairs available for visitors and all galleries are accessible by wheelchair. To request a wheelchair, please inform one of our friendly VSO or admission’s associates that you will need a wheelchair and one will be delivered to you shortly.

Bags larger than 11 x 14 inches and backpacks are not permitted in the museum. For safety and security of our guests, all bags or packages entering the museum are subject to search at any time. Complimentary bag check is available at the Admissions Desk.

No food or drink (including bottled water), laser pointers, ink pens, markers, or umbrellas are allowed in exhibition areas. They can be stored at the Admissions Desk.

Personal photography is welcomed in our galleries unless otherwise noted. Flash, tripods and selfie sticks are not permitted.

If you happen to lose or misplace an item while visiting the museum, please contact our VSO department at 760-322-4854.

Located on the ground level of the museum is the Persimmon Bistro. Cold-pressed juices, smoothies, soups, salads, sandwiches and paninis are just a few of the many delicious items on the menu. Click here for their summer hours.

Paid admission is not required to visit the Museum Store, Vault Design Store or Persimmon Bistro.

If you would like to rent the Palm Springs Art Museum or Annenberg Theater for your next event, please contact the individuals below for more information:

Jennifer Snowdon, Special Events Manager, 760-322-4878,

Danny Torres, Production Manager, 760-322-4859,

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