Elizabeth Taylor’s House, Palm Springs
The home is now available for rent nightly or as a wedding venue. It was renovated by Kathy Ireland and is sometimes referred to as "The Jewel of the Desert."
Dame Elizabeth Taylor was a British-American actress who took Hollywood by storm as a child-actress in 1942 and continued starring in feature films until the mid-1970s. Her most critically-acclaimed films included Cleopatra (1961) and Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966). Later in her career, she became known for stage productions and television movies. She was one of the first celebrities to become an HIV/AIDS activist in the 1980s. She launched her own perfume brand, and became dedicated to philanthropy. Taylor was constantly in the spotlight, with eight marriages to seven men and a jet-set lifestyle.
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Elizabeth Taylor’s House on Map
Sight Location: Palm Springs, USA (See walking tours in Palm Springs)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
Guide(s) Containing This Sight:
Walking Tours in Palm Springs, California
Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 Km or 1.2 Miles
Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.8 Km or 4.2 Miles