Palm Springs Midcentury Modern Tour

Take a Self-Guided Tour, Marvel at Midcentury Masterpieces.

Palm Springs has become a magnet for enthusiasts and collectors of all things midcentury Modern. Visitors from around the world converge on this small desert resort town to see houses by heavy-hitters such as Richard Neutra and John Lautner. Here, we offer a 10-stop self-guided tour to direct you to some of Palm Springs' most prized properties.

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Midcentury Modern

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway

Map1 Tramway Road
Palm Springs, CA


The Valley Station, completed after a 14-year design period by architects Albert Frey and John Porter Clark, is reminiscent of New England covered bridges in contemporized forms. E. Stewart Williams designed the Mountain Station, built in 1961, ensuring no trees were removed from the landscape.

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Constructed: 1963
Photo By: Palm Springs Life Archives
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