All Things Desert

ALL THINGS DESERT is a multimedia presentation exploring the unique nature, geology, seismology, history, and folklore of the greater Palm Springs-Coachella Valley area. Learn about the original native inhabitants, the Cahuilla Indians, and how they tamed the hottest, driest desert in North America. Learn about our early pioneers and mission influence. Where does the water come from? Where is the San Andreas Fault? How was the Salton Sea formed? How do the wind turbines in the San Gorgonio Pass work? Why did Palm Springs become the playground of the rich and famous? ALL THINGS DESERT is a fast paced, multimedia presentation complete with slides, artifacts, displays, music and live animals!

1-1.5 hours