Other than the vast National Park there are other things in the area that are definitely worth visiting:

Places and Events To Visit:

Noah Purifoy
- Two and a half acres of incredible assemblage installations

The Integratron -  An acoustically perfect dome sound chamber offering sound baths most every weekend.

The Morongo Basin Open Art Studios - The event usually begins at the end of October and lasts for two weekends.  The studios are just as interesting as the art.

The Joshua Tree Music Festival
- This takes place in May.

High Desert Test Sites -

Stargazing Parties -

Mojave National Preserve/ Amboy Crater -

The Joshua Tree Retreat Center -

The Bhakti Fest -

Water Woman Festival -

Eco Tour -

Restaurants, Stores, Shops, Galleries To Visit:


Crossroads Cafe -

Royal Siam Thai Food -

Teacakes Bakery -

Ricochet -

Sam's Indian Food and Pizza

Sisters Cafe

Park Cafe

Pappy and Harriets

JT Saloon


True World Gallery

Red Arrow Gallery

Art Queen Gallery


Route 62

Instant Karma Yoga Studio

Mt. Fuji General Store