LOCATION

San Diego Art Institute
1439 El Prado
Located in Balboa Park - House of Charm
San Diego, CA 92101

 

HOURS

REGULAR HOURS
TUESDAY-SUNDAY, 12-5 P.M.
Private visits and tours are available by appointment by contacting Tylo at ttillah@sandiego-art.org

FREE HOURS with GUIDED TOURS
Every Wednesday and Saturday, 1:00 to 3:00 P.M.

SPECIAL FREE DAYS
Last Tuesday and Saturday of every month, all day

HOLIDAY CLOSURES
Independence Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

ADMISSION

$5.00 - General Admission
$3.00 - Seniors, Military, Students (with ID)

FREE FOR: 

  • 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.

  • Balboa Park employees

ACCESSIBILITY

SDAI is ADA compliant and wheelchair accessible.

Handicapped parking is available in the Alcazar Parking Lot located behind our building, The House of Charm.

PARKING

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.