Get stuck in and learn about all things science at San Diego's immersive science center at Balboa Park.

Visit the Fleet Science Center with your Go San Diego Pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate - simply scan your digital pass

  • Enjoy one free IMAX science-themed film screening

  • Hands-on exhibits for kids and big kids

  • Your pass gives you access to many more attractions in San Diego, so don't forget to check them out! 

There are plenty of hands-on, interactive exhibits to keep you busy, covering everything from renewable energy and household technology to light, perception, and physics.

Hours of Operation

Daily, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm or later.

Closings & Holidays

Open 365 days a year

Know before you go

Getting In: Present your pass for general admission plus one daytime IMAX film (subject to availability).

Please Note: Film tickets are subject to availability; some shows sell out in advance. There is no late seating for any film or planetarium show. Passes are not valid for special engagements or events. Tickets are valid for same-day service only.

Tips for visiting the Fleet Science Center San Diego

  • Fleet Science center parking - All parking is free. The Fleet Science Center lot is located on the south side of the building, accessible at Space Theater Way off of Park Blvd. 

  • Check out some of the amazing restaurants near the Fleet Science Center if you're feeling hungry.

  • To know more about the other attractions and events at Balboa Park check out the Balboa Park website


Getting there

The Fleet Science Center with IMAX

US, CA, San Deigo, 92101, 1875 El Prado, Balboa Park


1875 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Deigo, CA 92101
United States