Looking for a venue for your next event?

Book The Nat for an experience that will impress your guests.

The San Diego Natural History Museum (The Nat) is located in beautiful Balboa Park, just minutes from downtown, and offers a unique and memorable venue for any event. Multi-level exhibition and event spaces allow you and your guests to explore galleries that bring the natural world to life while enjoying an unforgettable evening. Whether you are hosting a seated dinner for 100 or a reception-style party for 1,800, we will transform the Museum to meet your vision.


The Nat is a nonprofit organization dedicated to interpreting the natural world through research, education, and exhibits. When you book your event at The Nat, you help support
our mission of inspiring in all a respect for nature and the environment.

If you have questions, would like to book an event, or would like to obtain an event planning guide which includes detailed information on our venue. please call 619.255.0182, complete our contact form, or email events@sdnhm.org.

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