Palm Springs is known worldwide for the mid-century modern architectural style of design. 

Many of the homes and commercial buildings reflect the design sensibilities of the time when the city began to develop into its modern incarnation – the 1930’s to 1965.

Architectural Styles

Some of the notable architectural styles prominent in the Greater Palm Springs area are:

And notable architects have left their stamp on the area, including:
  • William F. Cody
  • Wilson and Webster
  • William Krisel
  • John Elgin Woolf
  • William Pereira
  • Walter S. White