Balboa Park and Recreation
Balboa Park Museums for Everyone.Balboa Park is privileged to be the home of 15 world-class museums. These include Centro Cultural de la Raza, which is dedicated to creating and promoting knowledge about Mexican and indigenous art and culture; Marston House, a classic 1905 Arts and Crafts style museum; and the San Diego Air & Space Museum, which covers five centuries of aviation history. The Park's museums cover a wide array of areas like the Hall of Champions Sports Museum, the Automotive Museum, and the Model Railroad Museum. There's sure to be a place to visit for everyone in your family, from photography aficionados to budding anthropologists.
Stay at Our Boutique Hotel Near Balboa Park.When you choose our Go San Diego Special Package, you get all kinds of savings at several dozen local attractions, especially at Balboa Park. You'll receive free admission to all fifteen museums, the San Diego Zoo, which is in the park, as well as discounts on dining and shopping. That's because with your two-night stay at our boutique San Diego hotel near Balboa Park we'll give you the Go San Diego card, an all-inclusive ticket that gets you into the city's top attractions.
Balboa Park Botanical Gardens of Delight.Balboa Park is renowned for the lush landscaping and lovely botanical gardens on its 1,200 acres, offering a magnificent backdrop for its cultural attractions. The Park was ranked among the Best Parks in the World by the Project for Public Places in 2003 (13 out of 24) for its mixture of horticulture, art, and culture. There are more than eight gardens in the Park, which include the lovely Alcazar Garden, the award-winning rose garden, the Japanese Friendship Garden, the desert garden and the historic Botanical Building. The City of San Diego's Park and Recreation Department manages and maintains the grounds of this spectacular public resource.
Balboa Park Performing Arts Venues.From the internationally acclaimed, Tony Award-winning Old Globe to the oldest youth theatre program in the U.S. to free organ concerts every Sunday since 1915, Balboa Park offers our visitors a unique array of performing arts. There's the Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater founded in the late 1940s as an entertainment for San Diego's children, as well as the San Diego Youth Symphony, the Spreckels Organ Pavilion, and the Starlight Theatre and Starlight Bowl.
Go San Diego Package.Go San Diego card includes free admissions to over 45 San Diego attractions and discounts on shopping and dining and much more around the city. Go to http://www.gosandiegocard.com for more information.
- King or Double guest room
- Two adult 3-day Go San Diego Cards
- Complimentary hotel parking
*2 night minimum stay required.
High Season - May 15 - Oct 15.
Low Season - Oct 16 - May 14.
Invalid during holidays and special events. Taxes not included.