Venue Rental

Book Your Next Event/Meeting at Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center

Architecturally dramatic and grandly poised above Mission Gorge, the Visitor Center, with its two-story high windows and 4,000 square foot adjoining terrace, affords breathtaking views of the chasm and its defining mountain landscapes. Visit Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor Center on Google Maps for 360 Views of the building.

Whether hosting a non-profit fundraiser, corporate gathering, or private celebration for a wedding, anniversary, retirement party, or celebration of life, an evening venue at Mission Trails Regional Park’s Visitor Center lends a matchless quality to your event.

Daytime Meeting Rooms

Take your staff/employees away from the office to renew their spirit in nature. The three contiguous meeting rooms are available to rent 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. every day of the week and hold 20 people each, up to 60 attendees combined. Includes audio video equipment, screen, and a public wifi available for no charge. Large glass doors open to the flagstone terrace with beautiful views of Mission Gorge.

Please review the information in the booking manual and call the Foundation office at 619-668-3280 to check on availability.


Surround Yourself With Nature at Your Next Special Gathering!

Come and celebrate your next special occasion at the beautiful Visitor and Interpretive Center set in the natural open space environment of Mission Trails Regional Park.  This venue is a perfect place for birthday parties, anniversaries, fundraisers, celebrations of life, weddings or any other special occasion!

  • Available 5:00PM-10:00PM
  • Accommodates up to 300 people
  • Affordable (Rent only the space you need)
  • 11,000 sq. ft. building plus a 4,000 sq.ft. terrace
  • Beautiful views of Mission Trails Regional Park
  • 11 miles from downtown San Diego
  • Handicapped accessible
  • Plenty of parking available
  • INCLUDED: Tables, chairs, podium, and various electronic equipment

The center’s flagstone interior, detailed with marble and wood design, offers a spacious lobby and adjoining gallery displaying nature related art created by local artists. Larger than life stone sculptures and Native American Art create a warm, inviting atmosphere mirroring nature’s unrivaled beauty!

Areas available for rental:

  • Lobby/gallery and terrace (combined)
  • Exhibit area with interactive museum, featuring nature-related entertainments
  • 95 seat indoor theater
  • Three meeting rooms
  • 150 seat outdoor amphitheatre

Star gazing and Native American flute players are available when scheduled with sufficient advanced notice. 

Please read the booking manual for more information and call the Foundation office at 619-668-3280 to book your event.


The perfect natural setting for your special day!

The Mission Trails Regional Park Visitor and Interpretive Center and contiguous terrace is surrounded by beautiful natural surroundings. Dramatic views of Mission Gorge's geologic formations, framed with open skies, creates a one of a kind atmosphere for you and your guests. Whether you plan a small or large wedding, our amenities provide an intimate, private atmosphere. You and your guests will experience inspiring surroundings and a unique ambiance during evening sunsets.  Transition into the evening with your memorable wedding celebration. Please read the  Events Booking Manual 2018 for more information and call the Foundation office at 619-668-3280 to book your special day. Tours of facilities are also available, please call to schedule day and time. Make Mission Trails’ natural beauty part of your wedding.


Options for your evening event include Native American flute players and astronomer star-gazing from the terrace. Requests must be made at least two months before event. Availability not guaranteed>.