Attractions

La Jolla Mom is your guide for things to do in San Diego and La Jolla, from fun events to the best beaches.
These are the very best things to do in San Diego with kids including popular attractions, best beaches, and free outdoor fun.

Planning a family vacation? Here are tips for the best things to do in San Diego with kids.

San Diego Museum of Art - Best San Diego Museums

San Diego museums cater to artists, archeologists, surfers, kids, photographers and a myriad of interests. The ones on this list are the most visited.

The Botanical Building in San Diego's Balboa Park

Fill a day’s itinerary with free things to do in Balboa Park including hiking, playgrounds, gardens, some museums, tours and more.

Guide to Cabrillo National Monument in San Diego

A visitor’s guide to Cabrillo National Monument, San Diego’s National Park, including location, things to do, tide pools and more to explore.

What to know about attending a Padres game at PETCO Park.

Advice for attending a Padres major league baseball game in San Diego at Petco Park for families and the casual fan. What to eat, how to buy tickets and more.

Explore the San Diego Bay with Flagship Cruises

Tour the San Diego bay with Flagship on sightseeing, beer, Sunday brunch and other cruises that are favorites of residents and tourists.

Buy discount Aquatica San Diego tickets

Aquatica San Diego tickets can be bought for less than gate pricing. Here’s how to enjoy our seasonal water park for less.

Free things to do in San Diego include Balboa Park's Botanical Building.

The best free things to do in San Diego should be on your itinerary anyway. Find out which beaches, annual events, parks, walking tours and more don’t require cash from your wallet.

SeaWorld San Diego theme park

An overview of the six San Diego theme parks and amusement parks to give visitors an idea of what to expect, who they are best for and how to buy tickets.

San diego discounts

Here are 13 ways to buy discounted tickets to major San Diego attractions like LEGOLAND, SeaWorld, San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park museums and more.

Guide to the best San Diego beaches

Find out which San Diego beaches are worth a drive or basing an entire vacation around whether you like to swim, surf, go shelling or sunbathe.

Birch Aquarium in La Jolla is one of San Diego's best attractions

Everything you need to know before visiting Birch Aquarium, one of the best things to do in San Diego, including tickets, hours, exhibits and a list of awesome offsite adventures.