The La Quinta Historical Society has published La Quinta, a photographic history book. Discover the story of our community from the ancient Desert Cahuilla to 20th century adventurers, homesteaders and developers. All proceeds go to the Historical Society. The book is available at Art on Main Street’s Old Town Gallery.
As the guardians of La Quinta’s treasured heritage, the Historical Society is dedicated to supporting the La Quinta Museum, collecting and maintaining historical archives & artifacts, educational programs including crafts and La Quinta history storytellers, community outreach presentations about La Quinta’s history and curating extremely popular events and tours throughout La Quinta’s unique neighborhoods. Preserving the treasured history of La Quinta will give enjoyment in the present and provide a lasting foundation for positive changes in the future.