The Flying Squirrel Cafe

Temporarily limited service. Located in Balboa Park in the San Diego Natural History Museum, the Flying Squirrel Café is a perfect destination for coffee, tea, snacks, and lunch. Open during regular operating hours, 10 AM–4 PM (hours subject to change). Café entrance is on the north side of the building by the giant fig tree. Learn more.


Learn more about the services we offer for visitors with disabilities, including information about wheelchair access, service dogs, and listening systems.

Alex and Elizabeth Wise Museum Store

Our museum gift shop is temporarily closed for a remodel. Meanwhile, peruse an assortment of natural history products and inspiring gift ideas with a sustainable message through our new online store.

Giant Screen Theater

Nature comes to life on the giant screen. Visitors can enjoy the Subaru Giant Screen Experience in the Charmaine & Maurice Kaplan Theater every time they visit. Films are included with paid admission. Learn more.