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.
For information about specific events, view the Calendar below.
Please see attached press release. Schedule: 5:30- check-in begins- reception with cash bar 6:10- move guests to MOPA auditorium 6:15-opening remarks, intros in MOPA 6:30- film begins 7:30- film ends 7:30-7:45- Q&AFind out more »
Please join us for the opening of the San Diego History Center’s first exhibition dedicated solely to its permanent fine art collection.Find out more »
The Junipero Serra Museum Presidio Park is hosting one hour, docent-led tours highlighting the many inhabitants of its location over time and the importance of their relationship to San Diego’s namesake river.Find out more »
As part of San Diego History Center’s exhibition on the history and heritage of the Jewish community, we are pleased to present a lecture and book signing with author and journalist, Don Harrison, editor of San Diego Jewish World.Find out more »
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 History to 1915.Find out more »