Learn about endangered birds in the Shorebird Aviary or explore the Native Plant Gardens at the Living Coast Discovery Center in Chula Vista, two of many educational exhibitions on view. Bring your walking shoes since the Center is surrounded by 1.5 miles of picturesque walking trails to the shore of San Diego Bay. This month the Living Coast Discovery Center is offering 2 for 1 admission. Visit the coupon section of the SDMC website to download this special offer. For more information about the Living Coast Discovery Center visit: http://www.thelivingcoast.org/exhibits/walking-trails/
Just in time for Comic-Con, a conference devoted to all things comics and science fiction, Museum of Contemporary Art in La Jolla has opened an exhibition called Infinite Universe that takes inspiration from science fiction and the possibility of alternative universes. This group exhibition features seventeen artists that take fiction to a new level by provoking visitors to consider the existence of time travel, space, aliens and our collective future. In their Downtown location they are opening a new exhibition called Liza Lou: Color Field on July 12 that will feature a large scale installation of colorful glass beads. Museum of Contemporary Art is offering $2 off Museum Admission or $2 off in their fantastic X Museum Store. For more information about the museum visit https://www.mcasd.org/exhibitions/liza-lou-color-field.
The Water Conservation Garden at Cuyamaca College is offering 50% off New Membership on the SDMC Coupon page through July. The Garden is a great place to take your family and learn more about the important role water plays in our daily lives. Their Cactus and Succulent Garden is particularly beautiful! For more information visit http://www.thegarden.org/gardens-exhibits/index.html
In Balboa Park, San Diego History Center is offering $10 off Summer Camp Adventures of Kids for their July 29-August 2 or August 5-9 Camp. This offer is valid for kids age 7-12 years old. These camps are an excellent way for kids to learn more about history and art and enjoy the museum's exhibitions. For more information visit: http://www.sandiegohistory.org/calendar.html
In downtown San Diego the Chinese Historical Museum is offering buy 1 regular admission to the museum and extension and receive 1 free admission to the Sherry Chen exhibition. Sherry Chen was a child of the Chinese Cultural Revolution and currently lives in San Diego where she creates abstract landscape paintings inspired by Chinese Tao philosophy. This special offer to see her exhibition is good Tuesday-Saturday. Reservations are highly recommended for the Sherry Chen exhibit. For more information visit: http://www.sdchm.org/exhibitsevents/current/
To take advantage of these special museum offers please visit the coupon section of the San Diego Museum Council website. You will need to print your coupon and bring it with you to the participating museum or show the coupon on your smart phone. Different coupons are offered each month on the SDMC coupon page so make sure to check back next month!