Must-visit attractions in the Coachella Valley

palm-springThe Coachella Valley is filled with a wide variety of incredible attractions perfect for visitors of all ages.

If you’re looking for a great destination to visit, take a look at our list of must-visit attractions:

Palm Springs Air Museum
745 N. Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs CA

The sprawling Palm Springs Air Museum houses an extensive collection of vintage aircrafts that have seen action from both world wars, as well as the Korean and Vietnam wars. Part of their collection is a genuine B-17 Flying Fortress, which visitors can board and see how it looks from inside. The museum’s staff is very well-informed, and will be happy to answer any questions you have about the aircrafts.

Wet ‘n’ Wild Palm Springs
1500 S. Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs CA

Wet ‘n’ Wild is a great place to relax and have fun, especially during those hot summer days. The park features a variety of slides, wave pools, water rides, and other family-friendly attractions. In addition to their many fun water features, the park organizes special events as well, like dine-in film showings, day camps, and company outings.

Cabazon Dinosaurs
50770 Seminole Drive, Cabazon CA

The Cabazon Dinosaurs are considered one of California’s most iconic roadside landmarks. These giant sculptures weigh more than a hundred tons and were built by Claude K. Bell, one of Knott’s Berry Farm’s sculptors. Visitors can climb inside the four-story Mr. Rex the T-Rex Museum, and see the great view right outside of the towering dino’s teeth.

Backstreet Art District
2600 South Cherokee Way, Palm Springs CA

Art enthusiasts will enjoy strolling through Backstreet Art District’s assortment of artist-owned galleries and working studios. These galleries house an impressive collection of original and contemporary art created by nationally and internationally recognized artists. In addition to seeing plenty of unique paintings, sculptures, photography, and other works, visitors also get a chance to interact with some of the resident artists.

Attractions in the Coachella Valley

Annenberg Theatre Palm Springs 760-325-4490 http://www.psmuseum.org/
Big League Dreams Sports Park Cathedral City 760-324-5600 http://www.bigleaguedreams.com/
Boomer’s Cathedral City 760-770-7522 http://www.boomersparks.com/
Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival Indio http://www.coachella.com/
Coachella Valley Wild Bird Center Indio 760-347-2647 http://www.coachellavalleywildbirdcenter.org/
Eldorado Polo Club Indio 760-342-2333 http://www.eldoradopolo.com/
Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway Palm Springs 760-322-1192 http://www.elvishoneymoon.com/
Fantasy Lanes Bowling Indio 800-827-2946 http://www.fantasyspringsresort.com/
Indian Wells Tennis Garden Indian Wells 800-999-1585 http://www.iwtg.net/
Joshua Tree National Park Twenty Nine Palms 760-367-5500 http://www.joshuatree.org/
Knott’s Soak City Waterpark Palm Springs 760-327-0499 http://www.knotts.com/
Lake Cahuilla Recreation Area La Quinta 760-564-4712 http://www.la-quinta.org/
Moorten Botanical Garden Palm Springs 760-327-6555 http://www.palm-springs.org
Oasis Date Gardens Thermal 800-827-8017 http://www.oasisdategardens.com/
Palm Springs Aerial Tramway Palm Springs 760-327-1391 http://www.pstramway.com/
Palm Springs Follies Palm Springs 760-327-0225 http://www.psfollies.com/
Palm Springs Lanes Bowling Cathedral City 760-324-8204 http://www.palm-springs.org/
Palm Springs Pavilion Theatre Palm Springs 760-778-5715 http://www.palm-springs.org/
Palm Springs Walk of Stars Palm Springs 760-416-5811 http://www.palmspringswalkofstars.com/
Rancho Mirage Public Library Rancho Mirage 760-341-7323 http://www.ranchomiragelibrary.org/
Santa Rosa & San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Palm Desert 760-862-9984 http://www.palmspringslife.com/santarosa/
Shalimar Sports Center Indio 760-863-8246 http://www.datefest.org/
Shields Date Gardens Indio 760-347-0996 http://www.shieldsgategarden.com/
Stagecoach Country Music Festival Indio http://www.stagecoachfestival.com/
The Living Desert Palm Desert 760-346-5694 http://www.livingdesert.org/
The McCallum Theatre Palm Desert 760-340-ARTS http://www.mccallumtheatre.com/
Uprising Rock Climbing Center Palm Springs 760-320-6630 http://www.palm-springs.org/