Blue Skies
House of Pacific Relations
International Cottages, Inc.

2294 Pan American Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101

TELEPHONE (619) 234-0739

A proud member of the
Balboa Park Cultural Partnership

a collaboration of 26 arts, science, and cultural institutions in San Diego’s Balboa Park.


Welcome To A World Within

The House of Pacific Relations (HPR), located in San Diego ’s Balboa Park , is a consortium of ‘houses’ representing 34 cultures. The HPR promotes multicultural goodwill and understanding through educational and cultural programs. The park contains historic 1935 Exposition cottages plus 4 newer Like Us on Facebook cottages where HPR member cultures can offer visitors a window to their culture, history and traditions. We are anticipating building 5 new structures that will house 9 cultural units beginning in early 2018.

Explore our website for information concerning each of the cultures represented, its cultural programs and events, as well as those organized by HPR as a whole.

Join us and stay informed! Updated information about news and events are posted on our Facebook page.

Open Houses: Cottages are open for 5 hours between 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday, showcasing the national traditions from many lands.

Hall of Nations: Cultures without cottages host in the Hall of Nations on Saturdays, Sundays and on the 4th Tuesday of the month. The Hall of Nations is available for rental. See HON schedule for details.

Lawn Programs: At 2:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoons. Each Sunday program is hosted by a member culture which includes selections from the following: music, dance, costumes, arts, crafts, and ethnic foods. Special events are noted with *. Those at alternate locations are noted **. See event flyers for details.

Upcoming Events:
At the HPR International Cottages Lawn & Outdoor Stage
2294 Pan American Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101
Sun Jan 28
2:00pm - 3:30pm

House of India
Lawn Program
International Cottages
Lawn & Outdoor Stage

House of India
Sat/Sun Feb 3/4
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Click here for flyer.

House of China
Lawn Program on the
International Cottages
Lawn & Outdoor Stage

House of China
Sun Feb 11
11:00 am - 5:00 pm

HPR Queens
Queens Hosting in Cottages
International Cottages

Sun Feb 25
2:00pm - 3:30pm

House Pacific Relations
Sampler Lawn Program
International Cottages
Lawn & Outdoor Stage

Annual Special Events: The annual Ethnic Food Fair and the International Christmas Festival at Balboa Park's December Nights. Here all the houses come together to share their culture in an event where cottages are opened, ethnic foods are available and an impressive assortment of dance & music throughout.


Master Calendar
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Page last updated:
December 30, 2017


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