Balboa Wedding venues

July 20, 2021by Charles Oreve
Discover Balboa Wedding Venues, in San Diego's beautiful Balboa Park. View Venues where the French Gourmet has provided Wedding Catering.

Discover Balboa Wedding venues. In the middle of Balboa Park in Beautiful San Diego, here are some of the venues we have done events at. Please check our catering service styles and select what would work the best for your event.

Japanese Friendship Garden

Outdoor, Garden Setting

Explore the lush manicured landscapes, winding pathways, ancient lanterns, tranquil waterfall and Koi Pond of the Japanese Friendship Garden. The Garden is the perfect balance of Zen and style along with a spectacular location to make your event truly unforgettable.

Contact: Christina Zakimi or Jennifer, Phone (619) 232-2780

Museum of Photographic Arts


Situated along the Prado in historic Balboa Park, MoPA offers a sophisticated venue for events and provides guests with a rare opportunity to privately view MoPA’s impressive exhibition galleries while dining and socializing.

Contact: Melissa Pfeiffer, Phone (619) 238-7559 x290

Casa del Prado Patio B

Outdoor, Courtyard Setting

The courtyard provides a large open area with scenic views of the twin domes of the adjacent theatre, the Botanical Building gardens to the west and the historic Morton Bay Fig tree in front of the Natural History Museum to the East.

Contact: Permit Center, Phone (619) 235-1169

San Diego Event Venues

San Diego Air & Space Museum


At the San Diego Air & Space Museum, an atrium under the stars, art deco architecture and historic aircraft set an unforgettable scene for your event. Exclusive access to Museum Galleries, Motion Simulators, 4D Theater, Photo Booth & more!

Contact: Special Events, Phone (619) 234-8291 x117

Balboa Wedding Venues

SD Natural History Museum


Spaces include a four-story soaring atrium that can accommodate 2000 guests or a rooftop area offering a spectacular city view.

Contact: Front Desk, Phone (619) 255-0182

San Diego Museum of Man


San Diego History Center is located in San Diego’s historic Balboa Park. Consisting of a beautiful grand atrium and five different galleries, this museum is ideal for a unique private event. Also inside the museum are the Large Education Center, the Hans & Margaret Doe Small Education Center and the Thornton Theatre, perfect for meetings, lectures or small conferences.

Contact: Event Coordinator, Phone (619) 232-6203 x 109

Spanish Village Art Center


Historic village featuring artists working in studios – unique outdoor locale for any event.

Phone (619) 233-9050

San Diego Automotive Museum


Historic venue built in 1935, unique venue with cars from yesteryears.

Contact: Paula, Phone (619) 398-0308

San Diego History Center


This museum boasts spectacular interior and exterior architecture that lends to dramatic production and design possibilities for any size event.

Contact: Teri Saffon, Phone (619) 239-2001 x15

Fleet Science Center

Indoor, Outdoor

Indoor Venue with an Outdoor Patio. Our galleries provide the perfect ambiance for an elaborate sit-down dinner, cocktail reception, corporate event, awards banquet, dancing and more. The fleet is also ideal for outdoor receptions. There a meeting space for lectures, board meetings, small group presentations and luncheons.

Contact: Special Events, Phone (619) 685-5761

Balboa Park Club


The historic Balboa Park Club building was first constructed for the park’s 1915 exposition to house the state of New Mexico’s exhibits. It was later remodeled and enlarged for the 1935 exposition. It was during this period that sculptor Frederick Schweigardt and painter Belle Baraceneau created their striking fountain and mural which adorn the building’s grand foyer.

Contact: Permit Center, Phone (619) 235-1169

San Diego Museum of Art

Indoor, Courtyard Setting

An event at the San Diego Museum of Art is not only a memorable experience, but also helps the Museum continue its mission of enriching lives through art. Events may coincide with the Museum’s exciting exhibition schedule and docent tours are available upon request, pending availability.

Contact: Special Events Manager, Phone (619) 696-1924

Veterans Museum/Memorial


The museum offers facility use for your event in a beautiful and historical setting. Many of the event rooms are available day or night. The Main Chapel is an ideal and beautiful setting for virtually any event. Our featured special exhibit gallery is a wonderful addition for a main chapel event. The gallery space is perfect for beverage service area or a small buffet. Also available are the Military Women’s History Room and the Lower Level Meeting Room.

Contact: Event Director, Phone 619-239-2300

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