Information & Facts
2920 Zoo Drive, Balboa Park
Basic admission is $40 (adults), $30 (children age
3-11). Combination packages with the associated Wild Animal Park
and the museums of Balboa Park are also available
English is the most common language but Spanish is often
spoken in south-western states.
The US Dollar (USD) is the unit of currency and is divided into
100 cents. Only major banks exchange foreign currency. ATMs are
widespread and credit cards and travellers cheques are widely
accepted. Travellers cheques should be taken in US Dollars to avoid
hassles. Banking hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.
Open daily from 9am to 5pm, and from 9am to 6pm
during Spring Break (March).