Palm Springs, California: Robo Lights Sculpture Garden

A two-acre yard in a neighborhood is the year-round sculpture garden of Kenny Irwin Jr, combining robots, scifi, Christmas and Islam. The holiday display "Robo Lights," is a local sensation.
Address:
1077 E. Granvia Valmonte, Palm Springs, CA
Directions:
In a residential neighborhood east of downtown. Clusters of robots can be seen along N. Arquilla Rd at the corners of E. Granvia Valmonte and E. Via Colusa.
Hours:
Tour by appt only. (Call to verify)
Phone:
760-774-0318
Admission:
Free, donations accepted
RA Rates:
Major Fun
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Robo-Lights.

Robo Lights Sculpture Garden

Robo Lights is less than a block away from Frank Sinatra's home (built in 1947).

[Rocky Montgomery, 04/25/2017]

Robot crypt.

Robots Sculpture Garden

Seriously. This is a must. Go to the gate and call the phone number for a tour. We took so many photos. Yes, it is art from materials that were going to be thrown away. We got to meet the artist and bought some wonderful pieces.

[James Peuster, 01/10/2014]

Robots.

Robots Sculpture Garden

Three large statues stand on the corner of Arquilla and Via Collusa. More can be seen by peering over the low wall into the sculptural wonderland by artist Kenny Irwin, Jr. It's rumored that tours are given by the artist's father, for those friendly fans with the good timing to see him around the property.

[Nyeland N., 09/16/2013]
Palm Springs Christmas Lights Robots

Giant robots, statues, Christmas lights, and much, much more... There are tons of robots outside the house all year long, but it looks like the real show is Thanksgiving to January.

[MightyWarlock, 07/24/2013]

Much of the artwork is hidden behind shrubbery and an outdoor wall, but the property has frontage on three different streets, and enough of the robots and creatures are visible to make it worthy.

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