Blue Skies
House of Pacific Relations
International Cottages, Inc.

2191 West Pan American Rd
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 33 countries. The HPR promotes multicultural goodwill and understanding through educational and cultural programs. The park contains historic 1935 Exposition cottages plus 4 new Like Us on Facebook cottages where HPR member countries can offer visitors a window to their culture, history and traditions.

Explore our website for information concerning each of the countries 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: Houses are open for at least 4 hours between Noon-5:00 p.m. every Sunday, showcasing the national traditions from many lands.

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

Lawn Programs: 2:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoons. Each Sunday program is hosted by a member house which include from the following: music, dance, costumes, arts, crafts, and ethnic foods.

Don Quijote Read-A-Thon
Presented by House of Spain

February 13, 2016 6:30pm

Hall of Champions, Balboa Park
Click here to see flyer

House of USA
Special Lawn Program

Sunday, February 7 - Noon to 4:00 pm

Queens Lawn Program
Presented by the
House of Pacific Relations
Queens organization

Sunday, February 28 - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

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.

Download our 2015 Hosting & Events Schedule flyer.


HPR 2016 Lawn Program Sundays

click here for the
2016 Master Calendar

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