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.

Join us for the OH! crawl and launch party!

Mark your calendar for the OH! Rose Canyon Crawl and the OH! 2020 Launch Party, both on Sunday, February 9th. We will kick off in Rose Canyon, with free exclusive access to three iconic sites: Luce et Studio, Architectural Materials, and Quint Gallery. Reserve your spot for the free crawl now! After the crawl, we will gather at Karl Strauss Tasting Room & Brewery for live music, improv, tacos and beer as we celebrate OH! San Diego’s 5th anniversary. Join us for the excitement and be a part of bringing a free architectural event to the public, both young and old! Get your launch party tickets today!

Save the date for Open House 2020!

Open House 2020 will take place March 6-8. Mark your calendar now and get ready to explore the hidden gems and architectural treasures of San Diego’s diverse neighborhoods, including Downtown San Diego, Bankers Hill, Balboa Park, Barrio Logan, Point Loma, La Jolla, and new for 2020 – Coronado! Balboa Park sites will be open Friday, March 6th. All other neighborhoods will be open Saturday and Sunday, March 7th and 8th.

  • OH! San Diego is a FREE event giving the public rare behind-the-scenes access to, and in-depth information about, the architecture and design of our city’s finest buildings and places.
  • Create your own OH! San Diego weekend itinerary from the range of tours on offer – self-guided, guided, or expert-led.
  • Visit architectural award winners, design studios, schools, hotels, residences, workplaces, research laboratories, theaters, galleries – historic and contemporary.
  • Enter OH! San Diego’s photo competition for a chance to win prizes.

Help keep OH! San Diego free by donating to the San Diego Architectural Foundation today.

Become a valued sponsor today!

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

Thank you to our 2020 sponsors!


CO Architects              Lowe Enterprises             RNT Architects             Volvo San Diego

  • OH! San Diego celebrates quality planning, design, and architecture, which enrich the quality of life and physical beauty of San Diego, and are hallmarks of a great city.

    Assemblymember Todd Gloria
    78th Assembly District
    State of California

Open House San Diego Leadership

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