Open House San Diego
Celebrating architecture, urban design & the built environment
One weekend. Free access. Iconic architecture. The doors are open for you to explore.

Thank you for a fantastic Open House San Diego 2018!

Mark your calendars for next year: March 23-24, 2019.

Was your site invited to be one of the SDAF 2019 Open House San Diego Sites? REGISTER HERE!

The San Diego Architectural Foundation’s Open House San Diego is a free weekend event that offers behind-the-scenes access to buildings located in Downtown San Diego, Bankers Hill, Barrio Logan, Point Loma and new for 2019 – La Jolla.

Explore the hidden gems and architectural treasures of San Diego’s diverse neighborhoods—all for free.

Help keep Open House San Diego free by donating to the San Diego Architectural Foundation today.

SDAF is proud to work with our sponsors to provide San Diegans and visitors the chance to explore San Diego’s neighborhoods. Open House San Diego sponsors have the opportunity to showcase their civic pride and connect with a diverse audience of residents and travelers.  To learn more about sponsoring Open House San Diego, please contact us.

We again received over 200 entries in our Open House San Diego photo competition. Check out the gallery. Our judges selected first and second place winners in three categories, Interior, Exterior and Detail. Congratulations to the winners! We look forward to next year’s event and more fabulous photos of our great places and spaces!

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  • Open House San Diego offers San Diegans an opportunity to better understand architectural design and history, while also exploring best practices for the future.

    Kris Michell
    Chief Operating Officer
    City of San Diego

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P.O. Box 122228
San Diego, CA 92112-2228
Federal Tax ID: 95-3513927

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