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Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

in Museum, Gifts, Deli

Ride the world's largest rotating tramcars. Rising over 2.5 miles to a scenic wonderland, the two 80-passenger cars revolve slowly from within providing a spectacular 360-degree view of the desert. Mountain Station at 8,516 ft features Peak's upscale restaurant, Pines casual cafe, Lookout Lounge, gift shop, natural history museum and a theatre showing "Building on a Dream".

1 Tram Way Rd.
Palm Springs, California 92262
United States

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Palm Desert Historical Society

in Museum

Located in an old firehouse, experience the museum's fascinating collection of historical photos, newspaper and magazine archives, as well as an oral history on the early settlers of Palm Desert, California. Prominently displayed on the walls are breath-taking aerial views from the 1940s' thru the 1980s' of Palm Desert and the surrounding majestic mountains. Historical firefighting memorabilia is also on display.

72-861 El Paseo Dr.
Palm Desert, California 92260
United States

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Palm Springs Historical Society

in Museum

Located on The Village Green in a lovely park-like setting in Downtown Palm Springs. Visit their facilities which include two 19th century pioneer homes. The McCallum Adobe the oldest remaining building in Palm Springs built in 1884 for John McCallum the first permanent white settler and The Cornelia White House built by the city's first hotel proprietor Dr. Welwood Murray. Inquire about historical walking tours.

221 S. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs, California 92262
United States

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Tahquitz Canyon

in Hiking

The Tahquitz Canyon Trail is a two mile loop trail that leads to Tahquitz Falls and back. From the Visitor Center to the falls you will be gaining 350 feet in elevation. The trail is steep and rocky with many rock steps to climb. You must have good balance and be able to climb up and down rock steps that may be as high as 12 - 15 inches. A rugged trail with very little shade, no restroom facilities, and no water fountains.

500 W. Mesquite Dr.
Palm Springs, California 92262
United States

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Spa Resort Casino

in Live Band, Casino

The only local casino nestled in the heart of downtown Palm Springs. The property is owned and operated by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians. It features great restaurants and live entertainment, as well as an award-winning casino, just steps away from the outdoor cafes, boutiques, museums and art galleries of downtown Palm Springs. Features slots, poker room & table games.

401 East Amado Road
Palm Springs, California 92262
United States

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Tahquitz Creek Golf Resort

in Golfing

Two spectacular courses offering gorgeous views of Palm Springs. Golf Digest rated the Resort as "one of the best places to play." The Legend Course is a traditional layout with 6,600 yards of tree lined fairways. The Resort Course is a desert links style course with rolling terrain and some of the most well placed bunkers, wonderful waterscapes and tremendous mountain views. Newly remodeled clubhouse.

1885 Golf Club Drive
Palm Springs, California 92264
United States

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Eagle Falls Golf Resort

in Golfing

A masterpiece in the desert with dramatic elevations and water features throughout. 18-hole 6,715-yard layout tests the best players yet provides an enjoyable golf outing for all. Fully-staffed pro shop, & latest GPS systems on all golf carts. Green fees never more than $100 and includes golf cart stocked with ice-filled cooler and water, use of 40-stall driving range and putting green. Host of celebrity events.

84-245 Indio Springs Parkway
Indio, California 92203
United States

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Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa

in Casino, Luxury Hotel

Offers the hottest slots, a variety of table games, live poker and high-limit gaming, plus fine dining, shopping, a relaxing spa and luxurious hotel, all in a gorgeous resort setting. Agua Caliente is also home to The Show, the premier concert theatre in Southern California featuring live sporting events and headliners like Matchbox Twenty, Tony Bennett, Jay Leno and more.

32-250 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, California 92270
United States

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Spotlight 29 Casino

in Casino, Bar

The Valley's most exciting place to play, offers 2,000 slots, 30 table games and a seven-table poker room. The 2,200-seat Spotlight Showroom presents the best entertainment. Great dining choices include JEM Steakhouse, Cafe Capitata and Food Court. Enjoy live entertainment in the Blue Bar and relax in the JEM Bar and Casino Bar. Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Mission Indians.

46-200 Harrison Pl
Coachella, California 92236
United States

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Living Desert Zoo & Gardens

in Zoo, Exhibit

This beautiful 1,200-acre exotic wildlife and botanical park houses some of the world's rarest desert animals and plants. Enjoy the Wildlife Wonders show, see an African Village and visit the Petting Kraal with rare breeds of sheep, goats, donkeys and cattle from Africa. The Discovery Room offers a hands-on interactive adventure for all ages. Children's play land and special 'Seasonal' events.

47-900 Portola Ave
Palm Desert, California 92260
United States

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