One of the most popular attractions in the city, Balboa Park is an interesting cultural spot. It is home to 15 museums as well as beautifully planned gardens and the Zoo.
Spread in more than 1,200 acres of land, Balboa Park is known as a favorite gathering spot both for locals and tourists. Popular museums like San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego Museum of Art, Ruben H. Fleet Science Center, San Diego Museum of Man and San Diego Model Railroad Museum fit into the park premises, drawing a lot of attention from visitors. Balboa Park also boasts of some great hiking trails, along with an IMAX Theatre, San Diego Zoo, and some Spanish architectural eye-candies.