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  • The San Diego History Center hosts dozens of public programs and special events every year. Our popular adult programs include walking tours, lectures, exhibition receptions, curators’ talks, happy hours, fashion events, multi-media presentations, films, musical presentations, symposia and collaborative events with other cultural and educational institutions. We also offer family-themed programs such as readings and workshops, and we participate in Balboa Park-wide events such as Family Days and holiday celebrations.

    Programs are offered at both the History Center in Balboa Park and the Serra Museum in Presidio Park.

    For information about specific events, view the Calendar below.

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    February 2018

    Legacy in Black: Art Appreciation Day

    February 24, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
    San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
    San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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    SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2018 FROM 11:00 AM-3:00 PM Location: San Diego History Center Tickets: FREE for event with registration The San Diego History Center and San Diego African American Museum of Fine Art are excited to host a special art appreciation day highlighting the exhibition, Legacy in Black. This is an opportunity to enjoy the Legacy in Black exhibit and the other exhibits within the History Center many featuring local residents who are part of San Diego’s African American History. Art Appreciation…

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    March 2018

    Member Morning

    March 3, 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
    San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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    Free

    Join us for an intimate introduction to the San Diego History Center including a tour of our galleries and our collections, as well as an additional discount in our museum store for the day. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy a continental breakfast and meet fellow History Center members and enthusiasts.

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    Community Historian Program Presentation: Settling the San Diego Mission and Presidio

    March 13, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
    San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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    Free with admission

    On the second Tuesday of each month, watch a Community Historian presentation at 1 pm in our Thornton Theater. This week's topic: Settling the San Diego Mission and Presidio.

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    April 2018

    Song of Knowledge

    April 4, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
    San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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    Michael Connolly Miskwish, M.A., and Theresa Gregor, Ph.D., will discuss how Spanish revivalism, a book called Ramona, and real estate speculators created a mythology that overwhelmed the State and consigned Kumeyaay to a footnote for 100 years.

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    Community Historian Program Presentation: San Diego – It’s All About Diversity

    April 10, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    San Diego History Center, 1649 El Prado, Suite 3
    San Diego, CA 92101 United States
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    Free with admission

    On the second Tuesday of each month, watch a Community Historian presentation at 1 pm in our Thornton Theater. This week's topic: San Diego – It’s All About Diversity.

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