“If you’re a resident of (or visitor to) the Coachella Valley who wants to be entertained and educated simultaneously, you’re in luck—because we have the popular Palm Springs Air Museum.
How popular, you ask? Well, the readers of the Independent and viewers of KESQ News Channel 3 picked the PSAM as the valley’s Best Museum in the Best of Coachella Valley 2021-2022 poll.
“We operate in what I would call the ‘edutainment’ space,” said Fred Bell, the managing director of the PSAM, during a recent interview with the Independent. “If we can expose kids and individuals who come to the museum to concepts—ranging from history and the humanities, to technical pieces about how airplanes operate and how they fly—then they’re learning while they’re here without being hit over the head with it…”