A combination of a small liberal arts college and a large research university, UCSD has a good reputation locally and offers some interesting sights. You can take a walk around the campus and observe a number of famous artworks and architectural structures.
9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, California, United States
University of California San Diego and Nearby Attractions on Map
Salk Institute of Biological Studies(0.9 km)
Near UCSD is this architectural monolith; the structure for this noted institution is built out of unfinished concrete and perched atop the cliffs overlooking the ocean.
Torrey Pines Gliderport(0.9 km)
Learn to hang glide here.
Birch Aquarium at Scripps(1.8 km)
The public center for the renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography (of University of California, San Diego), this award-winning aquarium has many fantastic exhibits, with oceanic species from all over the Pacific Ocean displayed, as well as sharks, a tide pool, a large kelp tank, and a coral reef (with actual living coral).
La Jolla Shores(2.7 km)
In north La Jolla, this beach has some of the gentlest waves of any beach in San Diego.
Black's Beach(1.5 km)
Set against high cliffs, Black's Beach is the largest nude beach in the country.
Birch Aquarium(1.8 km)
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