There’s always something new to discover at The Nat, from family activities to evening events to new films and exhibitions. You’ll find a new experience every time you visit. Please note that all events are offered at local time (PST/PDT). Get ready for your visit, check out our Visit page for policies and procedures.
More than 35 photographs that celebrate the universal symbol of the Golden State’s beauty: the wildflower. This visual survey of California’s diverse and delicately-balanced ecosystems reveals the effects of climate change and other human impacts on our native plants.
The Baja California Peninsula: our neighbor in nature. Explore towering mountains, desert flats, and isolated islands, and follow along with researchers working to conserve the peninsula’s wild beauty in our newest permanent exhibition.
This October, kids visit free all month long. As part of Kids Free San Diego, two children (12 and under) receive free admission with one full-price paid adult when offer is presented. Visit our Kids Free page for details.
We've fallen in love with fall! Explore what the season brings to Southern California and create something inspired by the spooky but sweet life found in our region.