La Jolla is known for it’s gorgeous coastline, but there’s much more to La Jolla when you step off the sand, especially if you’re an arts lover. Incredible museums, outdoor sculptures and murals, and one of the world’s best theater companies are just a few of the area’s fabulous features.
As one of the most beloved communities in San Diego, beholden by its natural beauty, rich heritage and a luxurious yet laid back vibe, <strong><a title="San Diego's La Jolla" href="http://www.sandiego.org/nav/Visitors/Regions/LaJolla" target="_blank">La Jolla</a></strong> is a must-visit stop on any <strong><a title="San Diego's Itineraries" href="http://www.sandiego.org/article_set/Visitors/11" target="_blank">San Diego vacation itinerary</a></strong>. From the dramatic coastline unmatched in majesty, to premier dining establishments, elegant hotels, world-class shopping, treasured art and cultural institutions, La Jolla certainly lives up to the meaning of its name, which translates to "the jewel" in Spanish.
If you're exploring La Jolla during <strong><a title="San Diego Museum Month: Half-Off Admission" href="http://www.sandiego.org/event/Visitors/55" target="_blank">February Museum Month</a></strong>, don’t miss three great arts and culture attractions that you can enjoy at 50% off admission. Just pick up a Museum Month pass at any San Diego County Macy’s location, and head to one of the following museums to take in mind-blowing contemporary art, explore wondrous sea creatures or enjoy a blast from historic La Jolla’s past.