2901 N Palm Canyon Dr
Palm Springs, CA 92262-1864
Phone: (800) 347-7746
Take a tour of outstanding mid-century modern architecture.
With its kidney-shape swimming pools, Jetson-style homes, and crushed-velvet lounges, Palm Springs swings with mid-century modern style. In-the-know fans of iconic architects like Richard Neutra and Albert Frey know that this desert getaway ranks as one of the best places to see the Rat Pack era epitomized in homes and buildings around town. In fact, the town has special commendations from the National Trust for Historic Preservation and is a designated Preserve America city. Other architectural genres such as Desert Modernism and historic manors from the early 1900s
But even if you’re not savvy on the clean lines and materials of the genre, there are plenty of ways to easily tap into all this Palm Springs style. Here are some suggestions:
• Stay in a retro retreat. Many of the Palm Springs small hotels and vacation home rentals are mid-century classics.