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Events

Historic Desert Holly Tour

Tour the city’s newest midcentury historic district, the Desert Holly condominium complex, designed by master builder and developer William H. O’Brien, Jr. in 1957.

Saturday, April 10, 2021

William Holden Estate Tour

Experience a spectacular combination of modernist architecture and interior design when you tour the William Holden Estate, designed by master builder Joe Pawling in 1955.

Sunday, April 11, 2021

Frank Sinatra’s “Twin Palms” Estate Tour

Tour Frank Sinatra’s storied “Twin Palms” estate, designed by modernist architect E. Stewart Williams in 1947.


Thursday, April 15, 2021
An entertaining film chronicling the fascinating story of the Palm Springs Preservation Foundation’s advocacy efforts to save the historic Town & Country Center. (15 min.) WATCH MOVIE NOW

Free Film: “Preserving Modernism: The Town & Country Center”

An entertaining film chronicling the fascinating story of the Palm Springs Preservation Foundation’s advocacy efforts to save the historic Town & Country Center. (15 min.)

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The story of the recently completed “board-by-board” restoration of the historic Cornelia White Residence is told in time-lapse video. (20 min.) WATCH MOVIE NOW

Free Film: "The Restoration and Stabilization of the Cornelia White Residence"

The story of the recently completed “board-by-board” restoration of the historic Cornelia White Residence is told in time-lapse video. (20 min.)

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This film makes a compelling case for naming the new downtown park after Nellie Coffman, founder of the Desert Inn and one of Palm Springs’ most influential pioneers and philanthropists. (10 min.) WATCH MOVIE NOW

Free Film: “Let’s Name the New Downtown Park for ‘Mother’ Nellie Coffman!”

This film makes a compelling case for naming the new downtown park after Nellie Coffman, founder of the Desert Inn and one of Palm Springs’ most influential pioneers and philanthropists. (10 min.)

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