Best Public Parks in San Diego, CA

Handpicked Top 3 Public Parks in San Diego, CA. How do we actually find the most highly rated public park? Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reputation, history, complaints, local reviews, nearness, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. That's not all... businesses do not pay us to list them. You deserve only the best!


1549 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

Since 1868

Open Space Areas, Picnic Spots, Walking Area, Kids Play Area, Playground, Fleet Science Center, Slides, Swings, Romp, Climb, Spin, Grape Street Dog Park, Natural Vegetation Zones, Historical Place, Green Belts, Zoo, Animals, Birds, Water Falls, Shelter, Museums, Meadows, Statues, Parking Area, Flowers, Trees, Gardens & Walking Paths

Admission Free - Over 1, 200-Acre Urban Cultural Park - The Natural History Museum is a Great Place for All Ages

Open 24 Hours


2688 East Mission Bay Drive, San Diego, CA 92109

Bike and Walk Paths, Basketball Courts, Playgrounds For Children, Dogs, Launching Facilities, Sailboat and Motor Rentals, Camping, Fishing, Picnic Areas, Benches, Walks, Picnic Tables, Grills, Grass Areas, Sandy Areas, Parking, Dog Park, Various Areas, Bays of Water, Wildlife Preserves, Public Restrooms & Showers

Wheel Chair Accessible - Offer Boasts 27 Miles of Shoreline - Over 4, 235 Acres in Roughly Equal Parts Land and Water

Open 24 Hours


1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive, San Diego, CA 92106

Since 1949

Walking Area, Sea View, Shelter, Meadow, Statues, Open Space Area, Historical Place, Picnic Area, Parking Area, Trails, Lighthouse, Tidepools, Picnic Tables, Bathroom & Children's Activity Area

Free Cost for Military Pass, Federal Recreational Lands Pass–Volunteer Pass - Over 143.9 Acres Park Land - Offers a View of San Diego's Harbor and Skyline

Mon - Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm