General Admission

The current selection is:

Saturday May 27

Pick your date here.

10:00 AM  –  5:00 PM



General Admission includes all open exhibitions and films. PLEASE SELECT THE DATE YOU PLAN TO VISIT BY CLICKING THE "Click here for additional dates" LINK ABOVE.

The Museum is open daily from 10 AM to 5 PM, except Thanksgiving and Christmas.

General admission to The Nat includes extended summer hours (June 5 - Sept 4):

Monday through Thursday:
10 AM to 7 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 10 PM

San Diego Natural History Museum members receive General Admission year-round. To become a Museum member, click "Membership" above. Tickets for Museum members, other pass holders, and all other discounts are only available at the Admissions desk at the Museum on the day of the visit.

Masks are strongly recommended when visiting the Museum. See our latest guidelines here. Thank you for helping us keep everyone safe.

Tickets are available for purchase online up to one month in advance and until 1 PM for same day tickets. Tickets are available after 1 PM in person only. All sales are final.