Visit the San Diego Zoo - The world-famous San Diego Zoo is located in Balboa Park and is home to over 3,500 animals from around the world

Explore the museums - Balboa Park is home to 17 museums, including the San Diego Museum of Art, the Museum of Photographic Arts

Watch a performance - Balboa Park has several theaters and performance spaces, including the Old Globe Theater, which is known for its Shakespeare productions

Take a guided tour - Several companies offer guided tours of Balboa Park, including walking tours and Segway tours

Ride the carousel - The Balboa Park Carousel is a historic carousel that has been in operation since 1910

Visit the Botanical Building - The Botanical Building is a beautiful greenhouse that houses over 2,100 plants, including tropical and subtropical species

Relax in the gardens - Balboa Park has several gardens, including the Japanese Friendship Garden and the Desert Garden

Play a round of golf - The Balboa Park Golf Course is a public course that offers 18 holes and stunning views of the park

Attend a festival or event - Balboa Park hosts several festivals and events throughout the year, including the San Diego County Fair and the December Nights