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Science and Technology

This section features museums and other attractions related to science, technology and industrial history, including railroads, aviation and other forms of transportation. Natural history museums are listed in the "Creatures" section but may also be listed here.

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Vista, CA, USA

This museum "collects, preserves and displays examples of mechanical ingenuity and crafts associated with the early days of the American farm and rural community," according to the website. . .

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Carlsbad, CA, USA

The Joe Martin Foundation Craftsmanship Museum collects and displays objects of metal and wood. . .

Escondido, CA, USA

EcoVivarium is a self-described "Living Museum exclusively featuring reptiles, amphibians and arthropods. . ."

San Diego, CA, USA

The Fleet Science Center is a science museum and planetarium in San Diego. . .

San Diego, CA, USA

The Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum contains exhibits and artifacts relating to the history and legacy of United States Marine Corps Aviation. . .

Carlsbad, CA, USA

The Gemological Institute of America, or GIA, is a nonprofit institute dedicated to research and education in the field of gemology and the jewelry arts. . .

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Campo, CA, USA

The Pacific Southwest Railway Museum is a railroad museum in Campo, in the Mountain Empire area of southeastern San Diego County. . .

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Poway, CA, USA

The Poway–Midland Railroad is a heritage railroad located in Old Poway Park in Poway, California. . .

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San Diego, CA, USA

San Diego Air & Space Museum is an aviation and space exploration museum in Balboa Park. . .

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San Diego, CA, USA

The San Diego Automotive Museum in Balboa Park features a collection of cars and motorcycles that highlight automotive culture throughout history. . .

San Diego, CA, USA

The San Diego Model Railroad Museum contains the largest indoor model railroad exhibit in North America, and one of the largest in the world. . .

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San Diego, CA, USA

The San Diego Natural History Museum in Balboa Park is the oldest scientific institution in Southern California. . .

San Diego, CA, USA

The USS Midway Museum is a maritime museum located in downtown San Diego at Navy Pier. . .

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