Balboa Park is simply the best attraction in San Diego. Period! They are very well organized and the place is so neat. Mark
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This park is an excellent place to have any thing. There are little parts to explore, like the outdoor amphitheater, the Japanese gardens, the zoo, the museums, etc. We recently had a family reunion and used the park for a scavenger hunt. It was great!...More
Incomparable jewel of San Diego. Weather you like horticulture, history, art, dining, or arts and crafts, it has it all. Great for people watching
It takes several days to visit the park. It has many fascinating exhibits and things to do. One day we visited ate Aerospace museum and the automotive museum. Another day we went to the Man museum and Art museum. Then another visit took us to...More
We came to Balboa Park on a Monday in may and overall the park is nice and has some buildings but there is nothing truly special and it's not really a must visit.
Well of course there is the zoo. But there are lots of playgrounds and playing fields, some beautiful gardens and lovely walks, some historic buildings from an old international expo. The best part of San Diego.
For an early morning run or walk in the park, Balboa Park is the place to be. We loved the park for its many museums, its wonderful landscape, and classic architecture. Our visit to the botanical gardens was a highlight. And, lunch at The Prado...More
We are poor people with poor ways and we visited for free. All but two of the museum's cost something to enter. We asked for the free entry areas at the visitors cemter. There was one museum and the Spanish Arts Park that were free....More
With relatives who live within walking distance, we visit Balboa Park EVERY time we're in San Diego! What a jewel amongst so many that San Diego has to offer. With the thousands of reviews & photos, what can we add that's 'new'? Our most recent...More