places/travel List of Famous Palm Springs Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Palm Springs skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Palm Springs architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Palm Springs are included on this list. Information about these Palm Springs buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Palm Springs and older historic landmarks.

Examples of buildings on this list include Kaufmann House and Oasis Hotel.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Palm Springs?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Palm Springs. Famous architectural houses within the city of Palm Springs are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.

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City/Town: Palm Springs, Riverside County, California, United States of America, Greater Los Angeles Area, + more

Opened: Jan 01 1959

Architect: William Krisel

Created By: William Krisel

Style: Desert Modernism

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City/Town: Palm Springs, Riverside County, California, United States of America, Greater Los Angeles Area, + more

Opened: Jan 01 1957

Architect: William Krisel

Created By: William Krisel

Style: Desert Modernism

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City National Bank by Gruen


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City/Town: Palm Springs, Riverside County, California, United States of America, Greater Los Angeles Area, + more

Opened: Jan 01 1959

Created By: Victor Gruen

Elrod House is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Palm Springs Buildings & Structures
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Elrod House was designed by the American architect John Lautner and constructed in 1968. It is located on the edge of a hill in Palm Springs, California. The construction of the house was ordered by interior designer Arthur Elrod. Elrod House is the most famous house of Lautner and an example of his ...more

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City/Town: Palm Springs, Riverside County, California, United States of America, Greater Los Angeles Area, + more

Opened: Jan 01 1968

Created By: John Lautner

Style: Desert Modernism

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