The county's oldest and largest art museum houses outstanding collections of Asian, European, American, and contemporary art and features major traveling exhibitions.
The San Diego Natural History Museum (theNAT), located in beautiful Balboa Park, features fascinating exhibitions (both permanent and traveling) along with a full list of family programs and giant-screen films with a focus on natural science. Kids can join Scholastic's Ms. Frizzle™ for hands-on science activities (every Sunday at 12:15 and 2:15 PM).
One of the nation's finest small museums, the Timken houses an outstanding collection of European Old Master paintings, American paintings, and Russian icons.
Rotating exhibitions plus a regular collection that includes a 1948 Tucker and Louie Mattar's Fabulous $75,000, as well as a large collection of motorcycles and memorabilia.
One of the few museums in the country dedicated exclusively to the photographic arts and film, presenting works of some of the world's most celebrated photographers and cinematographers.
The Fleet Science Center connects people of all ages to the possibilities and power of science to create a better future. Explore interactive exhibits and an Diego's only IMAX® Dome Theater featuring fantastic films and stimulating planetarium shows.
Science, space and aviation history all unfold at the San Diego Air & Space Museum, California's official air and space museum. The Museum houses a collection of historic aircraft and spacecraft from all over the world.