Botanical Building

1550 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101- Map It
(619) 239-0512

AAA Editor Notes

Botanical Building, in Balboa Park at 1550 El Prado, displays more than 2,100 tropical and subtropical plants. A picturesque lily pond fronts the lath structure, one of the world's largest. Seasonal flower displays also are presented in the building, which was originally constructed for the 1915-16 Panama-California Exposition.
Free.
Hours: Fri.-Wed. 10-4. Closed city holidays.