Museum of Man

Type: History Museums, Museums

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Located in the historic California Quadrangle at Balboa Park, this museum focuses primarily on the cultures of the ancient Americas. Permanent exhibit topics include the Maya, the Kumeyaay Indians,...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

Due to COVID-19, please check with the attraction for the most recent updates to their opening hours.

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Adult $10; Senior (65+) $7.50; Student $7.50; Military $7.50; Child (3-12) $5; Child (13-17) $7.50

  • Family-Friendly Museums: "Kids love the area where they can dress up like pharaohs in the Children's Discovery Center."
  • Museums: "Kids will love dressing up like pharoahs and more in the Children's Discovery Center."
  • Best for Family-Friendly Museums Because: There's well-rounded mix of exhibits parents will like plus fun for the kids with plenty of teaching moments mixed in.
  • Best for Museums Because: If you have a mummy enthusiast or an interest in early California, this is where you come.

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