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Bowers Museum of Cultural Art
Bowers Museum of Cultural Art
Exhibits specialize in the art of the world's indigenous peoples.
Attraction type: Art Museums; Children's Museums; History Museums
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Discovery Cube Orange County
Discovery Cube Orange County
Owner description: Imaginations twist and fly through more than 100 hands-on exhibits at Discovery Cube OC (previously Discovery Science Center). Take the Eco Challenge and become a green superhero... more Owner description: Imaginations twist and fly through more than 100 hands-on exhibits at Discovery Cube OC (previously Discovery Science Center). Take the Eco Challenge and become a green superhero, feel the power of a real rocket engine "launch" and explore the inner workings of a two-story tall dinosaur! Traveling exhibits and annual events such as Spooky Science and Science of Gingerbread throughout the year ensure that there is always something new to discover. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Lyon Air Museum
Lyon Air Museum
Owner description: Lyon Air Museum (LAM) is a 30,000-sq.ft. facility based at John Wayne Airport in Orange County, Calif. Founded by Maj. Gen. William Lyon, USAF (Ret), the museum houses a fleet of... more Owner description: Lyon Air Museum (LAM) is a 30,000-sq.ft. facility based at John Wayne Airport in Orange County, Calif. Founded by Maj. Gen. William Lyon, USAF (Ret), the museum houses a fleet of superbly conditioned, operational and historically significant World War II-era aircraft and vehicles. Docent-led tours take visitors for a walk through history as they stroll among machines and artifacts that helped define the 20th century. Interactive educational exhibits intended to inspire viewers provide in-depth narratives about the history of each aircraft. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Santa Ana Zoo at Prentice Park
Santa Ana Zoo at Prentice Park
Attraction type: Zoos
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Heritage Museum of Orange County
Heritage Museum of Orange County
Attraction type: History Museums
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All places to eat » Places to eat

The Playground
The Playground
Ranked #1 of 668 Restaurants in Santa Ana
Price: $30 - $50
Cuisines: Seafood, American, International, Gastropub
Good for: Special occasions, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Antonello Ristorante
Antonello Ristorante
Ranked #2 of 668 Restaurants in Santa Ana
Price: $35 - $80
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Boiling Crab
Boiling Crab
Ranked #3 of 668 Restaurants in Santa Ana
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
Good for: Large groups, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Darya Restaurant
Darya Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 668 Restaurants in Santa Ana
Price: $40 - $60
Cuisines: Middle Eastern, Persian
Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Orange County Mining Co
Orange County Mining Co
Ranked #5 of 668 Restaurants in Santa Ana
Price: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
Good for: Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Bay Shores Peninsula Hotel
2.5 of 5
Bay Shores Peninsula Hotel
$169 - $265
Ranked #1 of 17 Hotels in Newport Beach
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BEST WESTERN PLUS Anaheim Orange County Hotel
2.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Anaheim Orange County Hotel
$93 - $256
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Placentia
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Hotel 414 Anaheim
2.0 of 5
Hotel 414 Anaheim
$106 - $340
Ranked #2 of 117 Hotels in Anaheim
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Holiday Inn Santa Ana-Orange County Airport
3.0 of 5
Holiday Inn Santa Ana-Orange County Airport
$105 - $186
Ranked #1 of 23 Hotels in Santa Ana
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Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Ana/Orange County Airport
2.5 of 5
Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Ana/Orange County Airport
$110 - $237
Ranked #2 of 23 Hotels in Santa Ana
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Santa Ana - Orange County Airport
3.5 of 5
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Santa Ana - Orange County Airport
$103 - $198
Ranked #3 of 23 Hotels in Santa Ana
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Ayres Hotel & Suites in Costa Mesa - Newport Beach
4.0 of 5
Ayres Hotel & Suites in Costa Mesa - Newport Beach
$117 - $216
Ranked #1 of 23 Hotels in Costa Mesa
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Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa
4.0 of 5
Avenue of the Arts Costa Mesa
$135 - $278
Ranked #2 of 23 Hotels in Costa Mesa
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Island Hotel Newport Beach
4.5 of 5
Island Hotel Newport Beach
$228 - $434
Ranked #2 of 17 Hotels in Newport Beach
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