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  • Location: San Diego, California
  • Duration:  1 day (approx.)
Spend a day delving into the mysteries of the natural world at the San Diego Natural History Museum, the oldest scientific institution in California. Founded in 1874 and located in beautiful Balboa Park, the museum has a special focus on the natural history and biodiversity of southern and Baja California. Explore five floors of exhibits, and see films in the giant-screen theater at this family-friendly museum. Upgrade to also include access to the 'The Discovery of King Tut' exhibit, featuring new worlds and new wonders, and see King Tut’s tomb and more than 1,000 scientifically reproduced artifacts.

Highlights

  • Admission to the San Diego Natural History Museum
  • Explore the oldest scientific institution in southern California at your own pace
  • Learn about the natural history and biodiversity of southern California through exhibits and films
  • Upgrade to include admission to The Discovery of King Tut exhibition on view for a limited time

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San Diego Natural History Museum Admission

The Discovery of King Tut exhibit

Head to the San Diego Natural History Museum, nestled in scenic Balboa Park, for a full day of discovery. Wander five floors of exhibits focused on the plants, animals and natural geological features of southern and Baja California. Relax in the stadium-style, giant-screen theater, and watch the museum's flagship film Ocean Oasis and exhilarating 3D movies including Dinosaurs Alive and Great White Shark.

Founded in 1874, the museum is the oldest scientific institution in southern California and features rotating special exhibits that have centered on everything from dinosaurs to nature photography to gemstones. Wander the museum at your own pace, recharging with a bite to eat from the Dinosaur Cafe (own expense).

Upgrade to The Discovery of King Tut exhibit
Don't miss the special The Discovery of King Tut exhibit, running from October 11, 2014 - April 26, 2015. Feel a rush of excitement as you step into King Tutankhamun’s tomb exactly as it was discovered in 1922, a moment witnessed only by Howard Carter and a handful of others. The Discovery of King Tut exhibit is a breathtaking recreation of the boy king’s burial chamber and more than 1,000 scientifically reproduced artifacts. In its second stop on a U.S. tour, this world-class exhibition is on view for a limited time. Discover new worlds and new wonders, and see King Tut’s tomb and treasures like never before.
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