Parking in Balboa Park lots is free. Park in the Inspiration Point parking lot (on the east side of Park Blvd., between Presidents Way and the Balboa Park Activity Center) for easy access to the heart of Balboa Park via the free tram (please check the Tram Page for current operation schedule). There are also numerous smaller lots throughout the Park.  There are electric car charging stations located in the Pan American Plaza, Fleet Science Center and San Diego Zoo parking lots. 

Parking map for Balboa Park

Printable Park Map (printable, color)