Ongoing – Screenings daily: 11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm, and 4 pm

Featuring stunning aerial vistas juxtaposed with historic images, this documentary film provides an introduction to Balboa Park for visitors. Using state-of-the-art motion graphics, three-dimensional mapping, an original sound track and photo montages, the 30-minute capsule history explores the Park from the heights of the California Tower to underground museum collections – an unforgettable visual experience.

Trailer – Balboa Park: The Jewel of San Diego

Please note the following schedule changes for BALBOA PARK:  The Jewel of San Diego:

  • Friday, November 30th: no 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, and 1:00 pm films
  • Wednesday, December 5th: no 3:00 pm and 4:00 pm films
  • Thursday, December 6th: no 2:00pm, 3:00pm, and 4:00pm film
  • Friday, December 7th: no 4:00 pm film
  • Saturday, December 8th: no 4:00 pm film
  • Tuesday, December 11th: no 1:00 pm film
  • Saturday, December 15th: no 4:00 pm film
  • Monday, December 17th: no 4:00 pm film
  • Wednesday, December 19th: no 11:00 am film
  • Monday, December 24th: no 3:00pm and 4:00pm films
  • Tuesday, December 25th: no films all day (museum closed in observance of the holiday)