San Diego Zoo Safari Park in in close by Escondido. It is one of my favorite places to visit for a family outing, fun for the whole family.
San Diego Zoo World famous and an absolute must see if you have never been there before!!!
Legoland is located in Carlsbad. Kids of all ages love it!
Birch Aguarium at Scripp's Institution of Oceanography is situated in La Jolla overlooking the Pacific Ocean, and has an amazing array of sea life (including a very large collection of Sea Horses!) that you won't want to miss!
Sea World in San Diego is a theme park that has inside and outside aquariums, and many sea mammals, including penguins! It is also home to a wonderful flock of pink flamingos! Located in Mission Bay by San Diego.
Balboa Park in San Diego has many different museums, including an antique Carousal, and offers year round events and exhibits!