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Mingei International Museum: Balboa Park

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Business hours

Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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.

Plan your visit - view current and future exhibitions, and browse the calendar of programs and events. Enjoy a self-guided tour, join a daily docent tour or schedule a group tour.

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 balboapark.org.

Admission
$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 events at Mingei International Museum: Balboa Park

nov 6

Bohemian Journey | Mingle @ The Mingei

Date Sunday, November 6, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Cost $25 - $30 buy tickets
Age limit All ages
Event Time Category

Memories In Watercolor ⎮ Mingle @ The Mingei

Sunday, Jan. 15
6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Arts
Event Time Category

Bossa Brazil | Mingle @ The Mingei

Sunday, Apr. 2
6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Arts

Ongoing events at Mingei International Museum: Balboa Park

Event Time Category

'A Fantastic Voyage - The Art Of Ynez Johnston' At Mingei International Museum

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'A Fantastic Voyage - The Art Of Ynez Johnston' At Mingei International Museum

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'A Fantastic Voyage - The Art Of Ynez Johnston' At Mingei International Museum

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'A Fantastic Voyage - The Art Of Ynez Johnston' At Mingei International Museum

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'A Fantastic Voyage - The Art Of Ynez Johnston' At Mingei International Museum

Every Friday
10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'A Fantastic Voyage - The Art Of Ynez Johnston' At Mingei International Museum

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Asafo Flags From Ghana'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Asafo Flags From Ghana'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Asafo Flags From Ghana'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Asafo Flags From Ghana'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Asafo Flags From Ghana'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Asafo Flags From Ghana'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Between East And West - Folk Art Treasures Of Romania'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Between East And West - Folk Art Treasures Of Romania'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Between East And West - Folk Art Treasures Of Romania'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Between East And West - Folk Art Treasures Of Romania'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Between East And West - Folk Art Treasures Of Romania'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Between East And West - Folk Art Treasures Of Romania'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Black Dolls' Exhibition - Mingei International Museum

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Black Dolls' Exhibition - Mingei International Museum

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Black Dolls' Exhibition - Mingei International Museum

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Black Dolls' Exhibition - Mingei International Museum

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Black Dolls' Exhibition - Mingei International Museum

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Black Dolls' Exhibition - Mingei International Museum

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Bold Expressions: African American Quilts From The Collection Of Corrine Riley'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Bold Expressions: African American Quilts From The Collection Of Corrine Riley'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Bold Expressions: African American Quilts From The Collection Of Corrine Riley'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Bold Expressions: African American Quilts From The Collection Of Corrine Riley'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Bold Expressions: African American Quilts From The Collection Of Corrine Riley'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Bold Expressions: African American Quilts From The Collection Of Corrine Riley'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

Exhibit: 'Sonabai: Another Way Of Seeing'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

Exhibit: 'Sonabai: Another Way Of Seeing'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

Exhibit: 'Sonabai: Another Way Of Seeing'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

Exhibit: 'Sonabai: Another Way Of Seeing'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

Exhibit: 'Sonabai: Another Way Of Seeing'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

Exhibit: 'Sonabai: Another Way Of Seeing'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

'Function & Fantasy – Steven & William Ladd' Presented By Mingei International Museum

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Function & Fantasy – Steven & William Ladd' Presented By Mingei International Museum

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Function & Fantasy – Steven & William Ladd' Presented By Mingei International Museum

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Function & Fantasy – Steven & William Ladd' Presented By Mingei International Museum

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Function & Fantasy – Steven & William Ladd' Presented By Mingei International Museum

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Function & Fantasy – Steven & William Ladd' Presented By Mingei International Museum

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Hats & Headdresses' At Mingei International Museum

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Hats & Headdresses' At Mingei International Museum

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Hats & Headdresses' At Mingei International Museum

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Hats & Headdresses' At Mingei International Museum

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Hats & Headdresses' At Mingei International Museum

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Hats & Headdresses' At Mingei International Museum

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In Their Own Words—Classic And Contemporary Native American Art'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In Their Own Words—Classic And Contemporary Native American Art'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In Their Own Words—Classic And Contemporary Native American Art'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In Their Own Words—Classic And Contemporary Native American Art'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In Their Own Words—Classic And Contemporary Native American Art'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In Their Own Words—Classic And Contemporary Native American Art'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In The Realm Of Nature' Exhibition

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In The Realm Of Nature' Exhibition

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In The Realm Of Nature' Exhibition

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In The Realm Of Nature' Exhibition

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In The Realm Of Nature' Exhibition

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'In The Realm Of Nature' Exhibition

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Made In America – Craft Icons Of The 50 States'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Made In America – Craft Icons Of The 50 States'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Made In America – Craft Icons Of The 50 States'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Made In America – Craft Icons Of The 50 States'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Made In America – Craft Icons Of The 50 States'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Made In America – Craft Icons Of The 50 States'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Make Your Own Kind Of Music: The Art Of Musical Instruments' At Mingei International Museum

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Make Your Own Kind Of Music: The Art Of Musical Instruments' At Mingei International Museum

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Make Your Own Kind Of Music: The Art Of Musical Instruments' At Mingei International Museum

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Make Your Own Kind Of Music: The Art Of Musical Instruments' At Mingei International Museum

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Make Your Own Kind Of Music: The Art Of Musical Instruments' At Mingei International Museum

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Make Your Own Kind Of Music: The Art Of Musical Instruments' At Mingei International Museum

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Maneki Neko - Japan's Beckoning Cats - From Talisman To Pop Icon' Exhibit

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Maneki Neko - Japan's Beckoning Cats - From Talisman To Pop Icon' Exhibit

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Maneki Neko - Japan's Beckoning Cats - From Talisman To Pop Icon' Exhibit

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Maneki Neko - Japan's Beckoning Cats - From Talisman To Pop Icon' Exhibit

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Maneki Neko - Japan's Beckoning Cats - From Talisman To Pop Icon' Exhibit

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Maneki Neko - Japan's Beckoning Cats - From Talisman To Pop Icon' Exhibit

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Carved & Whittled Sculpture'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Carved & Whittled Sculpture'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Carved & Whittled Sculpture'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Carved & Whittled Sculpture'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Carved & Whittled Sculpture'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Carved & Whittled Sculpture'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Menagerie - Artful Animals'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Menagerie - Artful Animals'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Menagerie - Artful Animals'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Menagerie - Artful Animals'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Menagerie - Artful Animals'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Menagerie - Artful Animals'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Animals

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Procession'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Procession'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Procession'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Procession'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Procession'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Procession'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Surf Craft' Exhibit

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Surf Craft' Exhibit

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Surf Craft' Exhibit

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Surf Craft' Exhibit

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Surf Craft' Exhibit

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Surf Craft' Exhibit

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Transformed by Fire'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. KPBS Arts Briefs

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Transformed by Fire'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. KPBS Arts Briefs

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Transformed by Fire'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. KPBS Arts Briefs

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Transformed by Fire'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. KPBS Arts Briefs

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Transformed by Fire'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. KPBS Arts Briefs

Mingei International Museum Presents 'Transformed by Fire'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. KPBS Arts Briefs

Mingei International Museum: 'Self-Taught Genius: Treasures From The American Folk Art Museum'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Self-Taught Genius: Treasures From The American Folk Art Museum'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Self-Taught Genius: Treasures From The American Folk Art Museum'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Self-Taught Genius: Treasures From The American Folk Art Museum'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Self-Taught Genius: Treasures From The American Folk Art Museum'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Self-Taught Genius: Treasures From The American Folk Art Museum'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Mingei International Museum: 'Struck By Modernism – C. Carl Jennings, California Artist-Blacksmith'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Exhibits

Mingei International Museum: 'Struck By Modernism – C. Carl Jennings, California Artist-Blacksmith'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Exhibits

Mingei International Museum: 'Struck By Modernism – C. Carl Jennings, California Artist-Blacksmith'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Exhibits

Mingei International Museum: 'Struck By Modernism – C. Carl Jennings, California Artist-Blacksmith'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Exhibits

Mingei International Museum: 'Struck By Modernism – C. Carl Jennings, California Artist-Blacksmith'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Exhibits

Mingei International Museum: 'Struck By Modernism – C. Carl Jennings, California Artist-Blacksmith'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Exhibits

'MINGEI OF JAPAN: Treasures New And Old From The Museum's Collection'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'MINGEI OF JAPAN: Treasures New And Old From The Museum's Collection'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'MINGEI OF JAPAN: Treasures New And Old From The Museum's Collection'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'MINGEI OF JAPAN: Treasures New And Old From The Museum's Collection'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'MINGEI OF JAPAN: Treasures New And Old From The Museum's Collection'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'MINGEI OF JAPAN: Treasures New And Old From The Museum's Collection'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'New Jewelry In A New Medium - The Art Of Polymer Clay'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'New Jewelry In A New Medium - The Art Of Polymer Clay'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'New Jewelry In A New Medium - The Art Of Polymer Clay'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'New Jewelry In A New Medium - The Art Of Polymer Clay'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'New Jewelry In A New Medium - The Art Of Polymer Clay'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'New Jewelry In A New Medium - The Art Of Polymer Clay'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Northern Stars' At Mingei International Museum

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Northern Stars' At Mingei International Museum

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Northern Stars' At Mingei International Museum

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Northern Stars' At Mingei International Museum

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Northern Stars' At Mingei International Museum

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'Northern Stars' At Mingei International Museum

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'San Diego’s Craft Revolution – From Post-War Modern To California Design'

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'San Diego’s Craft Revolution – From Post-War Modern To California Design'

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'San Diego’s Craft Revolution – From Post-War Modern To California Design'

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'San Diego’s Craft Revolution – From Post-War Modern To California Design'

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'San Diego’s Craft Revolution – From Post-War Modern To California Design'

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

'San Diego’s Craft Revolution – From Post-War Modern To California Design'

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Arts

Student Craft 2016 At Mingei

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Student Craft 2016 At Mingei

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Student Craft 2016 At Mingei

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Student Craft 2016 At Mingei

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Student Craft 2016 At Mingei

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

Student Craft 2016 At Mingei

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

The Erik Gronborg Experience At Mingei

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

The Erik Gronborg Experience At Mingei

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

The Erik Gronborg Experience At Mingei

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

The Erik Gronborg Experience At Mingei

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

The Erik Gronborg Experience At Mingei

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

The Erik Gronborg Experience At Mingei

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Three On The Edge' Exhibition

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Three On The Edge' Exhibition

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Three On The Edge' Exhibition

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Three On The Edge' Exhibition

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Three On The Edge' Exhibition

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

'Three On The Edge' Exhibition

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Arts

¡VIVA MÉXICO! Heroes And Artisans

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

¡VIVA MÉXICO! Heroes And Artisans

Every Tuesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

¡VIVA MÉXICO! Heroes And Artisans

Every Wednesday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

¡VIVA MÉXICO! Heroes And Artisans

Every Thursday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

¡VIVA MÉXICO! Heroes And Artisans

Every Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

¡VIVA MÉXICO! Heroes And Artisans

Every Saturday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Exhibits

Past events