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Museum of Us

Inspiring Human Connections

The Museum of Us is a place for the diverse stories that define us — all of us! Located in Balboa Park, on the unceded ancestral homelands of the Kumeyaay people, our mission is to inspire human connections by exploring the human experience. 

1350 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 239-2001
mail@museumofus.org

Hours

Open Weekly
Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 AM-5:00 PM
CLOSED on Sunday
December 25
2022.

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Events to check out

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California Tower

Museum of Us
Oct 11, 2022 - ongoing

Join us for a uniquely-San Diego experience on a California Tower tour! Visitors are once again able to tour the California Tower, one of San Diego’s most iconic historic landmarks. Make the...

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Move with Us

Museum of Us
Jan 11 - ongoing

Join us for candlelight yoga in the Museum, a uniquely grounding experience in the center of our historic rotunda. We’ll move and breathe together with Lunita Velásquez, a local certified...

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Breathe with Us

Museum of Us
Jan 13 - ongoing

Join us every Friday morning for a breath of fresh air! Climb the historic California Tower to engage in moments of guided meditation along the way. At the top, we’ll roll out our yoga mats for...

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A Space for All of Us

Museum of Us
Jan 13 - ongoing

Join us every Friday for a quiet morning at the Museum! Guests who prefer less audio-visual stimulation can enjoy a quieter, sensory-friendly experience at the Museum. All video screens and flashing...

What To Know:

  • A popular starting point for exploring Balboa Park
  • Our beautiful building is a San Diego landmark
  • More than 30,000 square feet of exhibits
  • Closed November 24th and 25th and December 8th, 25th, and 26th
  • Download our Museum Mobile Tour to get an exclusive behind-the-scenes experience

Don't Miss:

  • Explore how secrets connect us all in the PostSecret exhibit.
  • Enjoy a guided tour of the California Tower - San Diego's most iconic landmark.
  • Discover all the surprising, unique, & inspiring ways that we live with animals.
  • You'll discover that cannibals aren't who you think they are.
  • Learn about the origins of race and racism and have enlightening discussions.

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Kid Friendly

What To Know:

  • A popular starting point for exploring Balboa Park
  • Our beautiful building is a San Diego landmark
  • More than 30,000 square feet of exhibits
  • Closed November 24th and 25th and December 8th, 25th, and 26th
  • Download our Museum Mobile Tour to get an exclusive behind-the-scenes experience

Don't Miss:

  • Explore how secrets connect us all in the PostSecret exhibit.
  • Enjoy a guided tour of the California Tower - San Diego's most iconic landmark.
  • Discover all the surprising, unique, & inspiring ways that we live with animals.
  • You'll discover that cannibals aren't who you think they are.
  • Learn about the origins of race and racism and have enlightening discussions.

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Kid Friendly
  • Tours
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Child
  • General Admission - Senior
  • Total Number of Seats: 400

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