San Diego Natural History Museum

  Museums

Like any natural history museum, this one has a lot of big dinosaur skeletons. Exhibits on the local ecology and geology are also prevalent throughout the museum, as well as a massive Foucault pendulum in the entrance hall. There are also many changing exhibitions and a giant-screen theater.

 Hours 
Sun
10:00
17:00
Mon
10:00
17:00
Tue
10:00
17:00
Wed
10:00
17:00
Thu
10:00
17:00
Fri
10:00
17:00
Sat
10:00
17:00
About San Diego Natural History Museum

 1788 El Prado, San Diego, CA, United States

 +1 619-232-3821

 http://www.sdnhm.org

San Diego Natural History Museum and Nearby Attractions on Map

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