My Life in History: Iris Engstrand Retirement Event

My Life in History: Iris Engstrand Retirement Event

Events After nearly five decades as a distinguished professor of history at the University of San Diego, Dr. Iris Engstrand is retiring. Join us as the San Diego History Center pays tribute to her educational service through an intimate evening of conversation and...
Tour through “Celebrate San Diego!”

Tour through “Celebrate San Diego!”

Events Join History Center staff for a tour of our newest exhibition–Celebrate San Diego! The History & Heritage of San Diego’s Jewish Community. Learn about the growth of San Diego’s Jewish population from its beginning in 1850 to today, and discover...
Grave Matters: From Graveyards to Memorial Parks

Grave Matters: From Graveyards to Memorial Parks

History Blog What is the difference between a graveyard, cemetery, memorial park, and mausoleum? For the San Diego History Center’s third and last installment of “Grave Matters: San Diego’s Relationship with Death,” we explore these differences...