The 200 foot California Tower located in the
Museum of Man is devoted to anthropology with an emphasis on the peoples of North and South America.
Balboa Park, located near downtown San Diego, is a historic architetural jewel featuring museums, an arts village, gardens, restaurants, hiking trails, The Old Globe theatre complex and the world famous San Diego Zoo.
The 1915-16 Panama-California Exposition held in Balboa Park marked the opening of the Panama Canal and sparked the design of the Park as it appears today. Most of the arts organizations along Balboa Park's famous El Prado pedestrian walkway are housed in Spanish-Renaissance style buildings constructed for the 1915 Exposition.
It introduced the beautiful ornamental architectural style to the United States.
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- San Diego - Downtown and Central