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Balboa Park (37 photos)
by Brad Petersen Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor [C:  W: 29 N: 55] (464)

Made up of more than 1000 acres, offers 15 museums, various gardens, arts & international culture associations, and the San Diego Zoo. Displays of internationally significant art treasures, exotic animal species, unique model railroads, world folk art, sports memorabilia & rare aircraft are on view in the Park's museums.
Many of the museums along Balboa Park's Prado are housed in Spanish Colonial Revival buildings, originally constructed for the 19151916 Panama-California Exposition.

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