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Set in the park
Set in the Park

For Android-powered devices

The app introduces visitors to movie scenes that have been filmed at San Diego’s Balboa Park and encourages participants to imagine their own scenes that could take place within its 1,200 acres.

Set in the Park is designed for visitors of all ages, offering families a fun new way to experience the Park. Users can:

  • Take a tour of Balboa Park attractions that have appeared on the silver screen
  • Browse a list of scenes and settings perfectly suited to Balboa Park's diverse architecture and landscape
  • Use their imagination and phone camera to catalog locations throughout the Park that could be used as movie sets
  • Plan out and save a series of shots like a professional Hollywood filmmaker

Developed with support from the Motorola Mobility Foundation, Set in the Park is available free from Google Play.

Balboa Park WiFi

Free public WiFi is available in the majority of the museums and theatres in Balboa Park. See map and details.