Fodor's Expert Review Museum of Photographic Arts

Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo Museum/Gallery

World-renowned photographers such as Ansel Adams, Imogen Cunningham, Henri Cartier-Bresson, and Edward Weston are represented in this museum's permanent collection, which includes everything from 19th-century daguerreotypes to contemporary photojournalism prints. In addition to selections from its own collection, the museum hosts excellent traveling exhibits. Photos rotate frequently, so call ahead if you're interested in something specific to find out if it is currently on display. MOPA is also known for its film screenings. Check the website for upcoming showings.


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1649 El Prado
San Diego, California  92101, USA


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