Balboa Park

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San Diego Balboa Park is one of the famous tourist attraction points, which helps to attract visitors to its place. It offers a lot to explore such as museums, Gardens (Botanical, Cactus, Japanese etc) , fountain trails, restaurants, musical concerts etc.
Famous Balboa Park museums:
Marston House:
Marston House museum was established in 1905. Its area of expertise is to show the art and craft museum.
Centro Cultural De La Raza:
Tourists mostly visit this museum to take advantage of best performances like dance, musical varieties, films and videos etc. It shows the art of the culture of Mexico, Latin etc.
Museum Of Photographic Arts:
This museum is dedicated to the photographic world. It showcases the work of the renowned photographers of the world.
Mingei International Museum:
This museum is famous for its historical exhibition and folk art and crafts. Basically it shows the cultural things of the entire world including the woodcarvings, jewelry etc.
And some other famous museums in Balboa park-
  • San Diego Automotive Museum:
  • San Diego Air and Space Museum:
  • San Diego Museum of Man:
  • San Diego History Center:
  • San Diego Natural History Museum:
  • Ruben H. Fleet Science Center:
Balboa Park's Performing Arts:
Numerous activities are involved in the performing arts like musical concerts, theater etc which one can enjoy with their friends and family.
Bon Temps Social Club:
One can enjoy and dance to the beats of live music. People of all ages can enjoy here.
Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater:
This Hitchcock Puppet Theater presents numerous shows through out the year. One should definitely check this out, on their trip to Balboa.
San Diego Civic Ballet:
If don't know how to perform Ballet, here is the chance to give a new dimension to your dream of learning this beautiful art in Balboa, as Civic Ballet is famous for teaching classical ballet. It is located at the Casa Del Prado building.
San Youth Symphony:
Several activities take place in this Balboa park theater like educational programs, classes like drama, voice, theater. Visitor may get a memorable experience over here.
Some other performing arts, which are famous:-
  • Spreckels Organ Pavilion
  • Straight Line Theater and Straight Bowl
  • The Old Globe
  • Civic Dance Art
How to Reach:
The way to reach the Balboa Park in San Diego is very convenient. Visitors can enter through park Boulevard. This park is at Presidents way. There is free tram transport between 8:30 am to 6:00 pm.For more details visitors can visit their official website that is
Balboa Park is one such place, which cannot be avoided to explore while enjoying your trip to San Diego.