The Big Exchange | May 1–18, 2018

One membership, many institutions!

The Big Exchange, sponsored by the San Diego Museum Council, offers members of the San Diego Natural History Museum free general admission to nearly 30 participating organizations. From May 1-18, simply show your San Diego Natural History Museum membership card at each museum’s admissions desk and experience the incredible cultural richness San Diego County has to offer.

Not a member? Join today to take advantage of this exclusive member privilege.

Participating museums:

  • Barona Cultural Center & Museum*
  • Birch Aquarium at Scripps
  • California Center for the Arts, Escondido Museum
  • California Surf Museum
  • Coronado Museum of History & Art*
  • Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum
  • Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House
  • Heritage of the Americas Museum
  • Japanese Friendship Garden
  • Living Coast Discovery Center
  • Lux Art Institute
  • Maritime Museum of San Diego
  • Marston House Museum & Gardens
  • Mingei International Museum
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego
  • Museum of Making Music
  • Museum of Photographic Arts
  • New Americans Museum*
  • Oceanside Museum of Art
  • San Diego Archaeological Center
  • San Diego Art Institute
  • San Diego Automotive Museum
  • San Diego Children's Discovery Museum
  • San Diego History Center
  • San Diego Model Railroad Museum
  • San Diego Natural History Museum (The Nat)
  • The New Children's Museum
  • The San Diego Museum of Art
  • Timken Museum of Art*
  • USS Midway Museum
  • Veterans Museum at Balboa Park
  • Visions Art Museum
  • Warner-Carrillo Ranch House Museum
  • Water Conservation Garden*
  • Whaley House Museum

*Denotes museums that do not charge admission.

Not a member? Join today to take advantage of this exclusive member privilege.

Please note: Offer valid for up to 4 people per member household. Balboa Park Explorer pass holders are not included in this promotion.