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Visit the Whaley House Museum

2476 San Diego Avenue in Historic Old Town San Diego
Phone (619) 297-7511
Directions & Parking

All tickets are sold at the Whaley House Museum Shop, right next door to the Whaley House, which also carries a selection of Whaley House souvenirs, such as t-shirts, sweatshirts, shot glasses, coffee and beer mugs, and postcards, as well as books about San Diego history and the supernatural.

Please arrive at least 30 minutes before closing to allow enough time to tour the house. All tours are self-guided, but docents are always available to answer questions and provide additional information. No advance reservations are necessary for groups of less than 15.

The Whaley House is open year round (Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.
All our sites close at 5pm on 4th of July, Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.)

Daytime Admission (10am-4:30pm)
$8 Adults · $7 Active Duty Military · $6 Seniors(65 & over) & Children (ages 6-12)
Free for children 5 and under
(Includes admission to the Adobe Chapel Museum, noon-4pm, Saturday & Sunday only)

Evening Admission
6-9:30pm · Thursday & Friday only · Last tour begins at 9:30pm
5-9:30pm · Saturday only · Last tour begins at 9:30pm
$13 Adults · $8 Seniors (65 & over) & Children (ages 6-12)
Children 5 & under not recommended

Please note that hours are seasonal

Non-Summer Hours (Day after Labor Day through day before Memorial Day)
Sunday - Tuesday 10am-4:30pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday - Saturday 10am-9:30pm
(Last tour begins at 9:30pm)

Summer Hours (Memorial Day through Labor Day)
Open Daily 10am-9:30pm
(Last tour begins at 9:30pm)
July 4 - Closed at 5pm

School Spring Break Hours (4th Monday in March through 2nd Saturday in April)
Open Daily 10am-9:30pm
(Last tour begins at 9:30pm)

School Winter Break Hours (3rd Monday in December through New Year's Day)
Open Daily 10am-9:30pm, except
Christmas Eve 10am-5pm
New Year's Eve 10am-5pm
Closed Christmas day

Halloween Season
Extended hours and exclusive tours
Check events for information.

SOHO is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that supports other San Diego-based non-profits in their fundraising efforts when possible through in-kind donations of admission tickets. Due to the volume of donation requests received by SOHO, use only the Donation Request application. Please, no phone calls.


2476 San Diego Avenue, San Diego 92110
(619) 297-7511


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2476 San Diego Avenue · San Diego CA 92110 · Phone (619) 297-9327
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