Sights & Attractions in San Diego


Fodor's Choice Sights in San Diego

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Botanical Building
The graceful redwood-lath structure, built for...
Gardens / Arboretums Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo
Cabrillo National Monument
This 160-acre preserve marks the site of the...
Parks Point Loma
Coronado Beach
With the famous Hotel Del Coronado as a backdrop,...
Beaches Coronado
Fiesta de Reyes
North of San Diego's Old Town Plaza lies the...
Stores / Malls Old Town
Hotel Del Coronado
The Del's distinctive red-tile roofs and...
Hotels Coronado
Inez Grant Parker Memorial Rose Garden and Desert Garden
These neighboring gardens sit just across the...
Gardens / Arboretums Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo
La Jolla Cove
This shimmering blue inlet is what first...
Beaches La Jolla
Maritime Museum
From sailing ships to submarines, the Maritime...
Museums / Galleries Embarcadero
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
Driving along Coast Boulevard, it is hard to miss...
Museums / Galleries La Jolla
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD)
At the Downtown branch of the city's contemporary...
Museums / Galleries Embarcadero
The New Children's Museum (NCM)
Opened in May 2008, NCM blends contemporary art...
Museums / Galleries Embarcadero
Old Town San Diego State Historic Park
The six square blocks on the site of San Diego's...
Neighborhoods / Streets Old Town
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park's—and perhaps the city's—most...
Zoos / Aquariums Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego
One of the world's largest marine-life amusement...
Amusement Parks Mission Bay
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Pinus torreyana, the rarest native pine tree in...
Parks La Jolla
USS Midway Museum
After 47 years of worldwide service, the retired...
Museums / Galleries, Nautical Sites Embarcadero


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