Balboa Park is a 1,200-acre urban cultural park in San Diego Ca. In addition to open space areas, natural vegetation zones, green belts, gardens, and walking paths, it contains museums, several theaters, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo. There are also many recreational facilities and several gift shops and restaurants within the boundaries of the park. Placed in reserve in 1835, the park’s site is one of the oldest in the United States dedicated to public recreational use. It’s a phenomenal place to visit. No matter what your interests, you are sure to find something to interest you here. Set in beautiful park lands. Museums, restaurants, sites, incredible architecture, the zoo and great food.