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Mingei International Museum: Balboa Park
- 1439 El Prado
- San Diego, CA 92101
- (on the Plaza de Panama)
- Fax 619-239-0605
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Visit Mingei International Museum near Downtown San Diego in historic Balboa Park, the nation's largest urban cultural park. Located in the heart of the park on the Plaza de Panama, the Museum has six spacious galleries featuring dynamic, changing exhibitions of folk art, craft and design. The Museum also houses a multi-media education center, a theater, visitor kiosks for collection overview, an Art Reference Library and The Collectors' Gallery, Mingei International's popular museum store.
Residents' Free Tuesday is Third Tuesday of Each Month
In appreciation of support from San Diego County residents, Mingei International Museum is participating in Residents Free Tuesday. Free admission is available for all San Diego County residents including: Students at local colleges and universities (must show ID), active duty military (must show ID) and part-time residents / vacation home owners (does not include time share owners)
Mingei International is set in lush surroundings near 17 other museums. Obtain information about Balboa Park and other cultural attractions by visiting the Balboa Park website.
$10.00 - Adults
$7.00 – Seniors (age 62+), youth (6-17), students with ID and military with ID
$7.00 - Group Tour Rates (10 or more)
Free - Members and children under 6
Upcoming event at Mingei International Museum: Balboa Park
- Sunday, April 2, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Music by: Antonio Carlos Jobim, Caetano Veloso, Milton Nascimento, Francis Hime, Sergio Assad and Celso Machado. Voice, flutes, guitar, bass, percussion, piano. Sunday Nights, 6 p.m. Single Tickets: $30 general, $25 for students/seniors/military/museum members Docent tours of the Mingei are available beginning at 5 p.m. Mingling at intermission features wine from Martin Steinley Wine Merchant. Let Camarada charm you, and perhaps ignite sleeping passions, with the romantic and lyrical sounds ... Read more
All upcoming events at Mingei International Museum: Balboa Park
American And European Folk Art From The Permanent Collection Starts November 19, 2016
'Layers Of Brilliance' – The Journey Of Japanese Lacquer ToolsStarts October 29, 2016
The Erik Gronborg Experience At MingeiStarts August 6, 2016
'Tools & Utensils' – The Beauty Of Objects From The World’s Kitchens And Workshops Starts October 29, 2016
Bossa Brazil | Mingle @ The MingeiApril 2, 2017