Travelers are voting Balboa Park and USS Midway Museum as the best museums in La Mesa. There are 2 museums in Carlsbad a city just 30 km from La Mesa and 2 museums in Vista which is 33 km distant. The most popular of these are Balboa Park in Carlsbad and USS Midway Museum in Vista. You can find 106 museums in California and 1200 museums in the country of United States. Our members favorite in California is RMS Queen Mary and Metropolitan Museum of Art is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of museums in La Mesa.