San Diego Museum of Man


The museum features permanent exhibits on The Ancient Mayas, Early Man, Mummies, Ancient Egypt, and Life Cycles and Ceremonies. A Children's Discovery Center features the hands-on exhibit Discover Egypt. Exhibits on human evolution, anthropology and ethnology were first gathered in the California Building by the Smithsonian Institution for exhibition at the 1915 Panama-California Exposition. They form the core of the museum's more than 72,000 objects. Directions: Take Highway 163 South. Exit University Ave. Go straight - you will be on 6th Ave. Turn left on Laurel. Cross the bridge - you will be in Balboa Park. The Museum of Man is the first museum on your left.


1350 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101


32.73139000, -117.15607400
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(619) 239-2001

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