In the interest of public safety the Museum temporarily closed on March 16. 

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Hours & Pricing

In the interest of protecting the public health of our staff and visitors, the Museum is temporarily closing starting Monday March 16th.
Thanks to everyone for your continued support and understanding during this challenging time.

The San Diego Air & Space Museum welcomes you to visit. We have something for the entire family. The Museum is widely accessible to our visitors with disabilities. If you have any questions feel free to call us at 619.234.8291. The Museum is open seven days a week Monday through Sunday and we are closed on Thanksgiving Day & Christmas Day.


The Museum is open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Contact us at 619.234.8291.

Regular Museum Pricing - Purchase Tickets Online

Adults (12 and over): $19.95
Senior/Student/Retired Military w/ ID: $16.95
Youth (3-11 years): $10.95
Children 2 and Under: FREE
Active Duty Military: FREE
Max Flight Simulator: $8 per person    

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*please note: Ripley's Believe It or Not! was a special exhibit, visiting the museum from 2013 - 2014, when this tour was taken. Ripley's Believe It or Not! is no longer at the museum.*


Non-commercial photography and video recording are permitted in the Museum. Commercial photography is not allowed without the written consent of the San Diego Air & Space Museum. To arrange a commercial photo or video recording session please contact the Museum at 619.234.8291 ext. 140.

Residents Free Days

Special exhibitions require an additional charge on Resident Free Days. Also, the Kid’s Aviation Action Hangar is closed and the 3D/4D Zable Theater will be an additional charge on Resident Free Days. The San Diego Air & Space Museum is free the 4th Tuesday of every month except December to San Diego County Residents, San Diego County College Students, Active Duty Military and their dependents. You must show a valid ID to receive free admission.

In December, the museum will be free and open to the public for the two-day Balboa Park-wide event "December Nights," accordingly the museum will not be free to San Diego residents on the fourth Tuesday in December. The museum will not be observing Residents Free Tuesday on December 24th, 2019.


Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Guided Tours of the Restoration Area are only available on Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays. Excessive noise may be experienced on the tour. Please view our privacy policy for more disclaimers.

Balboa Park-wide tickets

For information regarding Balboa Park's Explorer pass - granting access to 5 museums in 1 day, all 16 museums over 7 consecutive days, or all 16 museums for a year - please visit Balboa Park's website at:

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