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Falling for the CV History Museum

When was the last time you visited the Coachella Valley History Museum? This beautiful and historic location in Downtown Indio was recently voted Best Attraction and Best Tour in Indio by Palm Springs Life Magazine, and is reopening to the public with new Fall Hours!

September: Saturday & Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
October: Thurs., Fri., Sat., & Mon. 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

In addition, the CV History Museum’s newest exhibit, “Salton Sea Stories,” opens October 16th and tells the pioneer story of Helen Burns, her family, and how they created a thriving marina at the Salton Sea during the peak of its popularity as a resort destination.

Coachella Valley History Museum’s 9th Annual Día De Los Muertos Celebration & Fundraiser is also back and happening November 6, 2021. Get involved by becoming a sponsor of this unique, local, multicultural event. CVHM’s Día De Los Muertos event has always featured beautiful ofrendas (altars) created by local organizations and families with long-established roots to the Coachella Valley, delicious Mexican food, tequila tastings, live music, silent auction, and more. To inquire about sponsorship opportunities, please call 760.774.7479 or email For more information, visit

Thinking about holding an event for your business, family, friends or nonprofit? Book your next gathering, celebration, or wedding at one of CVHM’s beautiful venues. The CVHM Campus is a unique and historical site capable of hosting events from intimate gatherings to business retreats to galas. Six indoor and outdoor options for 20 to 1,600 guests are available:

  • Water Tower Promenade
  • Gazebo Lawn
  • Medjool Auditorium
  • 1909 Schoolhouse
  • Date Garden
  • Pioneer Hall

To schedule a tour of these event spaces, call 760.342.5878 or email More information about event space rental is also available at