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HalGLOWeen at the San Diego Zoo

Plan to join us for musical entertainment, special performances, Dr. Zoolittle, and more family friendly fun will light up the night every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evening in October. Kids 11 and younger are free, and can come in costume for even more seasonal excitement. 

October 1-3, 8-10, 15-17, 22-24 and 29-31—with activities starting at 5:00 PM. 

Kids 11 and younger can come in costumes that align with our guidelines.

San Diego Zoo
2920 Zoo Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

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Date & Time

Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2021
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Recurs every Sunday, Friday, Saturday

Price

Free with admission

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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2023

February remains the perfect month to discover (or re-discover) the story of San Diego during Museum Month with 50% off admission to more than 60 San Diego County museums, historic sites, gardens, zoo/aquariums and more.

Join us every day in February as we explore a rich world of cultural experiences, including virtual activities, behind-the-scenes tours, and other special museum moments you can only find in San Diego. #SDMuseumMonth

 

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Lunar New Year at the San Diego Zoo

Feb 4 - Feb 5, 2023

Celebrate good fortune this Lunar New Year, a holiday recognized throughout many East and Southeast Asian countries. 2023 is the Year of the Rabbit, and those born during this zodiac year are known for being calm, agile, and prosperous.

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Wildlife Explorers Basecamp

Mar 11, 2022 - ongoing

Opening March 11th 2022

Welcome to four acres of wildlife adventure, all with one amazing goal: to encourage young Wildlife Explorers to learn about nature, actively play, encounter new species, and develop an empathy for wildlife. At Basecamp you can interact, climb, scramble, and jump in innovative nature play areas. Visit habitats from around the world from the desert dunes and old forest to the marsh meadows and lush rainforest. Learn by doing. And through a variety of one-of-a-kind experiences with animals, you’ll connect like never before to the natural world, and understand the importance of conserving wildlife. A world of explorative play and adventure awaits Wildlife Explorers of every age and size.

Feel what it’s like to be wild at Wildlife Explorers Basecamp.

Only at the San Diego Zoo.

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Legendary Tours

Mar 7, 2022 - ongoing

ICE HOUSE MUSEUM
Open Daily 10am-5pm

Explore the 1889 Ice House Museum and discover the behind-the-scenes history of Hotel del Coronado. Featuring artifacts, memorabilia and a special Marilyn Monroe selfie spot, the museum is located next to the Power Plant along the resort's new south entrance. Admission is complimentary.

LEGENDARY TOURS
Daily at 10am | Ice House Museum

Bring the iconic resort’s rich heritage to life through an in-depth, docent-led walking tour that includes access to exclusive behind-the-scenes areas. 90 minutes | $40 per person

SELF GUIDED AUDIO TOURS
Available Daily

Take a self-guided audio tour based on letters, records and oral histories from guests and staff. Hear about their experiences, and the resort’s history, through audio reenactments as you explore the property. 60 minutes | $25 per person

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Events

Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2023
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Lunar New Year at the San Diego Zoo

Feb 4 - Feb 5, 2023
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Wildlife Explorers Basecamp

Mar 11, 2022 - ongoing
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Legendary Tours

Mar 7, 2022 - ongoing
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