This Museum of anthropology is located in Balboa Park, housed in several historic landmark buildings including the iconic California Tower. The architecture inside is beautiful. The Museum offers outstanding ethnographic collections and physical anthropology collections featured in five permanent exhibitions including Columbian, Ancient Egypt, Native Californian and Maya. Also on offer are visiting special exhibits featuring artifacts from around the world. Housing one of the nation`s great collections of artifacts, folk art and archaeological finds this is an informative museum. You learn lots about the history of humans on Earth, offering a huge experience of anthropological topics. You enjoy learning about who you are and where you came from. All four fields of anthropology - cultural, physical, linguistic, and archaeology are discussed. The museum includes a hands-on Children`s Discovery Center for children.