San Diego Museums

AEROSPACE MUSEUM
Balboa Park, San Diego
619-234-8291
Exhibits dealing with the history of aviation with real and reproduced airplanes that roamed the skies.

AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM
2030 Pan American Place
Balboa Park, San Diego
619-231-2886
For the car lover, a collection of rare and exotic cars and motorcycles.

CABRILLO NATIONAL MONUMENT
Catalina Blvd, San Diego
619-557-5450
Monument commemorating Cabrillo's landing at San Diego. Beautiful lighthouse.

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM
200 West Island Avenue
Downtown, San Diego
619-233-8792
Hand on interactive arts – based on exhibits and studio.

HALL OF CHAMPIONS
2131 Pan American Plaza
Balboa Park, San Diego
619-234-2544
Great moments in San Diego sports history are recalled, including tributes to Tony Gwynn, Dan Fouts and Bill Walton.

THE HOUSE OF PACIFIC RELATIONS
Balboa Park, San Diego
619-234-0739
Individual international cottages representing many countries world wide.

MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTS
Balboa Park, San Diego
619-238-7559
Exhibits photos of such heralded artists as Ansel Adams and Edward Westron, as well as work by the new and unknown. An exciting
permanent exhibition, as well as popular traveling shows are featured.

PASSPORT TO BALBOA PARK
1549 El Prado, Balboa Park, San Diego
619-231-1640
Many of our cities most impressive museums.

MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
700 Prospect Street, La Jolla
858-454-3541
A collection of internationally celebrated artists as well as a selection of impressive contemporary permanent art.
MUSEUM OF MAN
1350 El Prado Park
619-239-2001
Dealing with subjects on anthropology, archeology and human evolution.  Learn the history of Egypt, The Mayan and Spanish culture.

MARITIME MUSEUM - STAR OF INDIA
1306 N. Harbor Drive, San Diego
619-234-9153
Three centuries of historic ships are brought back through exhibits and models on an authentic functioning sailing vessel.

MINGEI MUSEUM OF FOLK ART
1439 El Prado, Balboa Park, San Diego
619-239-0003
"Art of the people" with exhibitions, performances and lectures.

MODEL RAILROAD MUSEUM
Balboa Park, San Diego
619-239-0003
Many model trains are exhibited, all operational, to bring out the "kid" in all of us.

MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY
1788 El Prado, Balboa Park, San Diego
619-232-3821
Permanent exhibits feature the mineralogy of the Southwest, US and Baja. Traveling exhibits show the jewels of the world.

SAN DIEGO MUSEUM OF ART
Balboa Park, San Diego
619-232-7931
Famous Spanish and Renaissance paintings, including works by El Greco, Rubens and Goya.

RUEBEN H. FLEET THEATRE
1875 El Prado, Balboa Park, San Diego
619-238-1233
A terrific domed IMAX theater where you "experience" the finest movies created to fit the entire dome.  Also a fascinating "please touch" science center.

WHALEY HOUSE MUSEUM
2482 San Diego Avenue, Old Town, San Diego
619-297-7511
Be careful, it's rumored to be haunted.