Coachella Valley Archaeological Society (CVAS)
     Objectives of the Society:
  • Promote the preservation and conservation of Valley cultural
and historical resources;
  • Assist in scientific archaeological and anthropological surveys
of the Valley and environs;
  • Aid museums, universities, public agencies, and other
parties sharing the objectives of the Society; and
  • Foster public understanding of and appreciation for cultural
and historical resources.  
Membership is open to anyone who shares the objectives of the Society;
for additional information, contact  Penny Tappeiner
at: 760-321-2133, or e-mail

Join CVAS - The only Archaeological Society in the Coachella Valley

Coachella Valley Archaeological Society
P.O. Box 2344
Palm Springs, CA 92263
Save the Past for the Future ~ Protect Archaeological and Historic Sites
Who we are:
The Coachella Valley Archaeological Society (CVAS) is a group of people
strongly interested in preserving the archaeological and ethnographic
history of the Valley.

                                                  REGULAR MEMBERSHIP - $25            
                                                  FAMILY - $40                                          
                                                  INSTITUTION - $50                                   
                                                  STUDENT - $15                             
                                                  SPONSOR - $100                                      
                                                  LIFETIME - $250