San Diego Art Institute
1439 El Prado - Balboa Park - House of Charm
San Diego, CA 92101
Tel (619) 236 0011
TUES-FRI 10 A.M.-5 P.M.
SATURDAY-SUNDAY 12-5 P.M.
CLOSED MONDAYS AND MAJOR HOLIDAYS
Guided Tours on Wednesdays and Saturdays at Noon and 1 P.M. Included with Admission. Free for SDAI Members.
May 13 - June 4 - Closed for Installation
June 15 - June 28 - Closed for Installation
$5.00 - General Admission
$3.00 - Seniors, Military, Students
Free - Children Under 12 and SDAI Members
SDAI is a proud member of Museums for All. Present your Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) card, or Women, Infants & Children (WIC) card and photo ID at the Admissions Desk to receive free general admission for up to 4 people per family.
Special Free Days
Wednesdays and Saturdays between Noon and 2 P.M. during Docent-led Tours - through Labor Day, 2019
Fridays through May 10, 2019 between 11 A.M. and 4 P.M. to work with Artist-in-Residence Joe Cantrell. To access, say “I’m here to work with Joe” at the front desk. Learn More HERE.
4th Tuesday of every month: Free for San Diego County Residents.
Please bring proof of residency.
SDAI is ADA compliant and wheelchair accessible.
Handicapped parking is available in the Alcazar Parking Lot located behind our building, The House of Charm.
Nearby parking can be found in the Alcazar and Organ Pavilion lots in Balboa Park. Handicapped parking is available in both lots.
Valet service at the Prado is available Tuesday - Friday between 5 P.M. and 11 P.M., Saturday - Sunday between 10 P.M. and 11 P.M.
DIRECTIONS - PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
Bus - Take the Number 7 Bus towards 69th & University and get off at Park Bl & Village Pl. The San Diego Art Institute is approximately a 6 minute walk from the Bus stop.
Trolley - Take the Trolley to City College Trolley Station. From there you can take the Number 7 Bus and follow the directions above.