WorldBeat Center

Housed in a colorfully painted former water tower, WorldBeat Center opened in Balboa Park in 1996. The Center is dedicated to promoting and preserving African, African-American, and other indigenous cultures of the world through art, music, dance, education, and technology. Classes in international dance and drumming are offered year round, along with concerts and lectures.


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Healing the world through music, art, dance & culture.

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  • The WorldBeat Cultural Center is committed to sustainable operations and maintenance lending to the achievement of LEED Silver certification.

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