Balboa Park

So Much to Discover

Explore Balboa Park

Balboa Park is home to more than 16 museums, multiple performing arts venues, lovely gardens, trails, and many other creative and recreational attractions, including the San Diego Zoo.  Balboa Park is just 7 miles from the resort and well worth a visit.  Attractions include:

  • San Diego Zoo
  • Spanish Village Art Center
  • San Diego Mineral and Gem Society
  • Balboa Park Carousel and Miniature Train
  • Museum of Us
  • Comic-Con Museum
  • Fleet Science Center
  • Museum of Photographic Arts
  • Japanese Friendship Garden
  • San Diego Air & Space Museum
  • San Diego History Center
  • Institute of Contemporary Art
  • San Diego Automotic Museum

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Mission Bay Trails

There are over 14 miles of trails around Mission Bay.  Start riding your bike or scooter from just outside the resort gates past Mission Bay Park and more.