Salk Institute (0.1 Miles)
Acclaimed by architecture critics as one of the world’s boldest structures, the Salk Institute is dramatic in both location and layout. Founded by polio vaccine developer Jonas Salk, the facility is also known for its grand achievements in modern day medical research. Learn about the institute’s impressive feats in both architecture and academia on a 60-minute tour.
Stuart Collection (0.7 Mile)
Take a self-guided tour of the Stuart Collection at the University of California San Diego. Scattered across the campus are 18 contemporary works, including sculptures by Niki De Saint Phalle and a 560-foot-long serpent footpath leading to a library dedicated to La Jolla resident Dr. Seuss. Maps are available at the concierge desk.
La Jolla Playhouse (1 Mile)
La Jolla Playhouse is dedicated to new theatrical forms and has launched 24 productions that transferred to Broadway, including Jersey Boys. This world-class Tony Award-winning theater is located on the University of California San Diego campus and tickets may be reserved through the concierge.
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (4 Miles)
Offering a unique blend of contemporary art and natural beauty, this museum is located in what was once the oceanfront home of local philanthropist Ellen Browning Scripps. The Irving Gill-designed building allows visitors to take in the fabulous ocean view from the Edwards Garden Gallery or enjoy lunch on the patio at the Museum Café.