Museums

  • Museum of Photographic Arts- Enjoy all aspects of the photographic arts at this Balboa Park museum. Open Tuesday through Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Thursday until 9:00 p.m., closed Monday
  • Museum of San Diego History- Located in Balboa Park, this museum highlights the rich history of San Diego.Open daily 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Reuben H. Fleet Space Theatre and Science Center- Explore the world of science and technology at the Reuben H. Fleet Space Theatre and Science Center in Balboa Park.  You can also enjoy Planetarium Shows in the IMAX Dome Theater. 
  • San Diego Aerospace Museum - Discover aerospace technology along with aviation and space flight history at this Balboa Park museum. Open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (10:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. during the summer).
  • San Diego Automotive Museum- This Balboa Park museum features the beauty and history of the automobile. Open daily 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • San Diego Model Railroad Museum -Located on the lower level of the Casa De Balboa on the Prado in Balboa Park, the Model Railroad Museum is fun and educational for the entire family. Open Tuesday through Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • San Diego Museum of Art - Located in the heart of Balboa Park, the Museum of Art is the area’s primary resource for exhibitions and collections of fine art. Open Tuesday through Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Thursdays 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • San Diego Museum of Man -Study the life and history of humankind at the Museum of Man in Balboa Park. Open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • San Diego Natural History Museum -Learn all about the evolution and diversity of the natural world at the Natural History Museum in Balboa Park. Open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Timken Museum of Art - Located in Balboa Park, the Timken Museum of Art houses the Putnam Foundation Collection. Open Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Sunday 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., closed Mondays, major holidays and the month of September.
  • The Children's Museum - Let your children’s imagination run wild at the San Diego Children’s Museum. Open Tuesday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • San Diego Maritime Museum -Come see pirates and explore three historic ships – 1863 Star of India, 1898 Ferryboat Berkeley and 1904 Steam Yacht Medea. Open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

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