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Balboa Park, San Diego: 124 reviews and 256 photos


Balboa Park is a 1,200 acre urban cultural park in San Diego, California, United States. Placed in reserve in 1835, it is one of the oldest sites in the United States dedicated to public recreational usage. Besides open areas and natural vegetation, it contains a variety of cultural attractions including museums, theaters, gardens, shops and restaurants as well as the world-renowned San Diego Zoo. Balboa Park was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1977. The park is managed and maintained by the City of San Diego Parks and Recreation Department.

Address: 1549 El Prado
Directions: North East of Downtown
Phone: (619) 239-0512
Website: http://www.balboapark.org

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  • Written Jul 16, 2008
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