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The world-famous San Diego Zoo is located in the northern section of Balboa Park. The Park also offers art studios, carousel rides, a mini railroad, and other family-friendly attractions.
Balboa Park is home to 15 major museums. Discover stunning art collections, watch vivid IMAX films, learn from docent-led tours, and enjoy interactive, kid-friendly exhibitions.
Performing Arts
From the Tony Award® –winning Old Globe to the oldest youth theatre program in the U.S. to free organ concerts every Sunday, the Park offers visitors a unique array of performing arts.
December Nights
During the two-day festival, 300,000 people come to the Park as museums open their doors, entertainers perform on multiple stages, and holiday decorations transform the outdoor areas.
Lush gardens offer a magnificent backdrop for cultural attractions. Gardens include the award-winning rose garden, Alcazar Garden, and the historic Botanical Building.