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Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

Access to the very best art of our time

The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD) offers access to the very best art of our time at two iconic locations. While the La Jolla location is currently closed for a major renovation and expansion project, the downtown location serves as MCASD's primary hub of activity.

The downtown campus captures the energy and vibrancy of the city with site-specific installations by artists Jenny Holzer and Richard Serra, and soaring exhibition spaces that once housed the baggage building for the historic Santa Fe Depot. MCASD provides an unprecedented variety of experiences for the community, showcasing an internally recognized collection and a dynamic schedule of exhibitions and public programs.

The Museum offers free tours with admission at the Downtown location at 2 PM on Saturdays and Sundays.

 

Neighborhood: Downtown

1001 Kettner Blvd at Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

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(858) 454-3541
info@mcasd.org

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What to Know:

  • Admission ticket is valid for 7 days
  • Military and families and 25 and Under free admission is sponsored by Qualcomm
  • Catch the Amtrak or trolley directly to the Museum (and get $2 off admission)

Don't Miss:

  • San Diego's most creatively lit stairwell, with installation by Roman de Salvo
  • Downtown at Sundown on the third Thursday of every month from 5 to 8 PM.

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  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Historic Landmark
  • Ocean View
  • Outdoor

What to Know:

  • Admission ticket is valid for 7 days
  • Military and families and 25 and Under free admission is sponsored by Qualcomm
  • Catch the Amtrak or trolley directly to the Museum (and get $2 off admission)

Don't Miss:

  • San Diego's most creatively lit stairwell, with installation by Roman de Salvo
  • Downtown at Sundown on the third Thursday of every month from 5 to 8 PM.

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Historic Landmark
  • Ocean View
  • Outdoor
  • Kid Friendly
  • Tours
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Senior
  • Waterfront

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