Palm Springs

Top 3 places to see and top 3 things to do in Palm Springs

  • By Susana M
  • Travel Destinations
  • 21.01.2016

Palm Springs started to be a popular destination for holidays in 1950s and 1960s, and it’s all thanks to the time’s popular Hollywood actors. Today, vacationing in Palm Springs is more enjoyable thanks to the tourist development, so let’s find out about the best things Palm Springs has to offer.

Go see
Historic Plaza Theatre
You must stop by this theater if you go to Palm Springs. It showcases a matinee at 1:30 PM and a regular show at 7 PM. This is your chance to see The Fabulous Palm Springs Follies, a bunch of talented and energetic seniors who are best at singing and dancing.

Palm Springs Art Museum
This museum has several collections on display. The featured artists are Robert Arneson, Nathan, Frederic Remington, but Native American and Mesoamerican Art can also be seen.

This is an estate that attracts with its architecture, design, and art. Pay attention to its gardens, impressive views, and world-class artwork. If you want to see the residence, make sure to book a tour.

What to do
Gambling is not a recommended activity, but many people find it relaxing during the holidays. The personnel at the Spa Resort Casino prepared over 1000 slot machines, live entertainment, a players’ club, and restaurants.

The Desert Hills Premium Outlets in Cabazon hosts over 100 stores. If you notice you really need something for the remaining vacation you may find it here. The art galleries in Palm Springs offer a lot of unique art pieces for sale.

Attending a festival
Palm Springs is home to many festivals throughout the year. They offer great entertainment, shopping opportunities, and more. Check out the Palm Springs International Film Festival, Restaurant Week, Exotic Car Show and Auction, or the Tree Lighting Ceremony at Aerial Tramway.