Group Discounts

If you have a group of 10 or more people, the San Diego Natural History Museum offers group experiences and saves you money with group discounts. Enjoy a self-guided General Admission visit which includes our permanent exhibitions and access to our 2D and 3D films.

The Nat is perfect for tourists, local groups, senior groups, and youth groups: The most fun they’ve had in 75 million years!

Group RatesGeneral Admission
Adult $16
Senior (62+) / Student / Military $14
Youth (3-17) $10

  • Reservations must be made at least one week in advance. Please call 619.255.0349 or email

  • Group rates are subject to change.

  • Chaperone requirements apply for youth groups.

    We have something special for your group!

    Reservation Request

    Please note that this is not a reservation. You will be contacted by a representative from the Museum within three business days to confirm your reservation.

    General Admission includes self-guided access to our permanent exhibitions and our 2D and 3D films.

    Minimum 10 Guests Required for Group Rates.

    Contact us with Questions:

    Group Name: *   
    Group Leader Name: *   
    Group Leader Phone Number: *   
    Group Leader Email: *  
    Organization Address: *   
    Address, City, State, Zip
    Date of Visit requested: *  
    Alternate Date (optional):  
    Group Arrival Time requested: *
     10:00 AM

     10:30 AM

     11:00 AM

     11:30 AM

     12:00 PM

     12:30 PM

     1:00 PM

     1:30 PM

     2:00 PM

     2:30 PM

     3:30 PM

    Museum is open 10AM-5PM daily.
    Number of Guests
    Please indicate below how many of each ticket type you would like to reserve; final group count will be confirmed one week prior to your visit when payment is due. Total number of tickets requested must equal 10 or greater. Chaperone ratios apply for youth groups. 1:8 for ages 3-12; 1:12 for ages 13-17.
    Please enter how many tickets would you like.
    Senior (62+):   
    Please enter how many tickets would you like.
    Military/College Student:   
    Please enter how many tickets would you like.
    Youth (3-17):   
    Please enter how many tickets would you like.
    Film Preference (Visits Between October 14, 2017 and January 2, 2018):
     No Film

     10 AM - Teachers Choice (first come; first serve of available films)

     11 AM - Incredible Predators 3D

     12 PM - Ocean Oasis

     1 PM - Galapagos 3D

     1:45 PM - Incredible Predators 3D

     2:30 PM - Galapagos 3D

     3:30 PM - Ocean Oasis

     4:15 PM - Incredible Predators 3D

    Additional Comments/Questions:
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