San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego

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  • August 12, 2017
    Wandering around Balboa park, we decided to enter this museum. The main exhibit is on the second (entrance) floor, which was interesting, although too "static". On the third floor, we saw different an...  more »
  • July 31, 2017
    I came here with my 11 and 13 yr old kids and they loved it! The dinosaur/prehistoric fossils were cool and so was the the San Diego Ecosystem exhibit. We also liked the skulls and inspiring people ex...  more »
  • July 20, 2017
    Family trip with cousins, aunts and uncles and this was popular with everyone! We bought the passes that let you go between any 5 of the museums in Balboa Park, which worked out great, but the Natural...  more »
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  • May 28, 2017
    Educational: Yeah. Enough play area for kids: Not really. Did my kid have fun: Not really, but he did get excited to see dinosaur bones for about 2 seconds. Is it worth the cost: Not really. Also, it Sucks that main attraction is not part of the admission. I came to this place about 3 years ago and the general admission stuff is still the same... My kid had a little fun so it was okay.... I guess.
  • June 16, 2017
    Very fun! I likes that is was interactive. It is more geared to children ( I went with my husband only). If you take time to get passed the fact it's geared towards children you will enjoy!
  • June 26, 2017
    Wonderful interactive displays. My nine year old great-grandson really loved the new dinosaur exhibit. Lots to read about and plenty of grading and hands on stuff!
  • July 1, 2017
    The museum was fun and nice. Everyone was friendly and helpful. The exhibits were clean and interesting. Fun was had for all ages.
  • July 4, 2017
    Love the exhibits, especially of the shells and life in the nearby ocean, and the films. A super-wonderful deal for San Diego residents on the first Tuesday of each month: free admission and $5 to see the films, some of which are in 3D.

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