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San Diego offers a variety of cultural attractions including numerous museums to explore. Throughout the county, San Diego has a collection of historic, nature, art, music and social museums ranging from Veteran’s memorials to mysterious homes in San Diego’s Old Town. Scan the opportunities for sightseeing below and enjoy your adventure in culture in San Diego.

ADOBE CHAPEL MUSEUM
3963 Conde Street San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 297-7511

BALBOA PARK VETERANS MUSEUM & MEMORIAL CENTER
2115 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 239-2300; www.veteranmuseum.org

BARONA CULTURAL CENTER & MUSEUM
1095 Barona Road Lakeside, CA 92040
619-443-7003 x 2; www.baronamuseum.org

BIRCH AQUARIUM AT SCRIPPS
2300 Expedition Way, La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 534-FISH; www.aquarium.ucsd.edu

CABRILLO NATIONAL MONUMENT
1800 Cabrillo Memorial Dr.,
(619) 557-5450 / TTY (619) 222-8211; www.nps.gov/cabr

CALIFORNIA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, ESCONDIDO MUSEUM
340 N. Escondido Blvd., Escondido, CA 92025
(760) 839-4120; www.artcenter.org

CORONADO HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION AND MUSEUM OF HISTORY AND ART
1100 Orange Ave., Coronado, CA 92118
(619) 435-7242; www.coronadohistory.org

FLYING LEATHERNECK AVIATION MUSEUM MCAS
Miramar, San Diego, CA 92145
Call first for entry info
(858) 693-1723; www.flyingleathernecks.org

HERITAGE OF THE AMERICAS MUSEUM
12110 Cuyamaca College Dr. W.
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 670-5194; www.cuyamaca.net/museum

LA JOLLA HISTORICAL SOCIETY
7846 Eads Avenue La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 459-5335; www.lajollahistory.org

LUX ART INSTITUTE
1550 South El Camino Real,
Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 436-6611; www.luxartinstitute.org

MARINE CORPS RECRUIT DEPOT
COMMAND MUSEUM
1600 Henderson Ave., Building 26,
San Diego, CA 92140
(619) 524-6719; www.mcrdmuseumhistoricalsociety.org

MARITIME MUSEUM OF SAN DIEGO
1492 North Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 234-9153; www.sdmaritime.org

MINGEI INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM
Balboa Park, 1439 El Prado, Balboa Park
(619) 239-0003; www.mingei.org

MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
SAN DIEGO: DOWNTOWN
1100 & 1001 Kettner Blvd.,
San Diego, CA 92101
(858) 454-3541; www.mcasd.org

MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
SAN DIEGO: LA JOLLA
MCASD: La Jolla 700 Prospect St.,
La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 454-3541; www.mcasd.org

MUSEUM OF MAKING MUSIC
5790 Armada Dr., Carlsbad, CA 92008
(760) 438-5996; www.museumofmakingmusic.org

MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTS
1649 El Prado, Balboa Park
(619) 238-7559; www.mopa.org

OCEANSIDE MUSEUM OF ART
704 Pier View Way, Oceanside, CA 92054
(760) 435-3720; www.oma-online.org

QUAIL BOTANICAL GARDENS
230 Quail Gardens Dr., Encinitas, CA 92024
(760) 436-3036; www.qbgardens.org

REUBEN H. FLEET SCIENCE CENTER
1875 El Prado, Balboa Park
(619) 238-1233; www.rhfleet.org

SAN DIEGO AIR AND SPACE MUSEUM
2001 Pan American Plaza, Balboa Park
(619) 234-8291; www.sandiegoairandspace.org

SAN DIEGO AIRCRAFT CARRIER MUSEUM
(USS Midway) 910 North Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 544-9600; www.midway.org

SAN DIEGO ARCHAEOLOGICAL CENTER
16666 San Pasqual Valley Road Escondido, CA 92027
(760) 291-0370; sandiegoarchaeology.org

SAN DIEGO AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM
2080 Pan American Plaza, Balboa Park
(619) 231-AUTO (2886); www.sdautomuseum.org

SAN DIEGO HALL OF CHAMPIONS
2131 Pan American Plaza, Balboa Park
(619) 234-2544; www.sdhoc.com

SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY:
MARSTON HOUSE
3525 Seventh Avenue San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 232-6203; www.sandiegohistory.org

SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY:
SERRA MUSEUM
2727 Presidio Drive San Diego, CA 92103
(619) 232-6203; www.sandiegohistory.org

SAN DIEGO HISTORICAL SOCIETY:
VILLA MONTEZUMA
1925 K Street San Diego, CA 92102
(619) 232-6203; www.sandiegohistory.org

SAN DIEGO MODEL RAILROAD MUSEUM
1649 El Prado, Balboa Park
(619) 696-0199; www.sdmrm.org

SAN DIEGO MUSEUM OF ART
1450 El Prado, Balboa Park
(619) 232-7931; www.sdmrm.org

SAN DIEGO MUSEUM OF MAN
1350 El Prado, Balboa Park
(619) 239-2001; www.museumofman.org

SAN DIEGO NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM
1788 El Prado, Balboa Park
(619) 232-3821; www.sdnhm.org

SAN DIEGO ZOO
2920 Zoo Drive, Balboa Park
(619) 234-3153; www.sandiegozoo.org

SAN DIEGO ZOO’S WILD ANIMAL PARK
15500 San Pasqual Valley Road, Escondido, California 92027-7017
(760) 747-8702; www.sandiegozoo.org

SAVE OUR HERITAGE ORGANISATION (SOHO)
2476 San Diego Avenue · San Diego CA 92110 (619) 297-9327; sohosandiego.org

THE NEW CHILDREN’S MUSEUM
200 West Island Avenue San Diego, CA
(619) 233-8792; www.thinkplaycreate.org

THE WATER CONSERVATION GARDEN
12122 Cuyamaca College Dr. W.,
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 660-0614; www.thegarden.org

THE WOMEN’S HISTORY MUSEUM AND EDUCATIONAL CENTER
2323 Broadway, Suite 107
San Diego, CA 92102
(619) 233-7963; www.whmec.org

TIJUANA RIVER NATIONAL ESTUARINE RESEARCH RESERVE
301 Caspian Way, Imperial Beach, CA 91932
(619) 575-3613; www.tijuanaestuary.com

TIMKEN MUSEUM OF ART
1500 El Prado, Balboa Park
(619) 239-5548;
www.timkenmuseum.org

WHALEY HOUSE MUSEUM
2476 San Diego Avenue
San Diego, CA 92110
(619) 297-7511; www.whaleyhouse.org

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