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Municipal Gymnasium

What's Coming

Coed Youth Soccer Registration
Registration Starts: March 2, 2014
Registration Ends: April 16, 2014
Age Cut Off: June 15, 2014
Fee: $20.00
All players need to provide a birth certificate and a signed liability form before participation.

Municipal Gymnasium
2111 Pan American Plaza
See flyer for details.

History of the Center

Built for the 1935 Exposition as the "Palace of Electricity and Varied Industries" the architecture reflects a close relationship between ancient Maya and 20th Century ornamentation and its progression. During WW II the gym was used by the Navy. It was renovated in 1947.

Directions and Bus Route

Map this location

From Interstate 8, take the 163 south through Balboa Park. Take the Interstate 5 South exit, then exit on Park Boulevard. Stay on Park Boulevard until you come to President's Way, then turn left on President's Way.  You will now be in the park. Go to the first stop sign and turn left. The gym is on your left, just beyond the Hall of Champions.

The Municipal Gymnasium is accessible by bus via SDMTS route 7.