History Hub

Welcome to the History Hub at the San Diego History Center!

We’ve created the History Hub to keep you up to date on the San Diego History Center and our locations in historic Balboa Park and the Junipero Serra Museum in Presidio Park.

This is the place to find the latest information on our exhibitions, public and educational programming and interactive events.

This is the place where you can find our news releases, TV appearances, newspaper and magazine stories. When we make the News, you’ll find it here!

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African American life in San Diego!

Feb 13, 2020

Gathering San Diego’s African American historical documents and photos during our scanning event at the San Diego History Center February 2020. The scanning event will help the San Diego History Center better tell the story of African Americans living in San Diego. Watch the event video here 

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Celebrating Community on 10 News

Feb 07, 2020

The San Diego History Center’s recent scanning initiative was featured by ABC 10 News as part of their Celebrating Community series. Participants brought photographs and documents to be scanned and potentially added into the San Diego History Center archives. The entries will also be considered for an upcoming exhibition on African American history in San […]

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Rain Day? NBC 7 Suggests Checking Out the San Diego History Center

Feb 07, 2020

When it rains in San Diego, it’s a great excuse to go visit the San Diego History Center in Balboa Park! NBC 7 recommended the museums in Balboa Park, including the San Diego History Center, as a perfect rainy day activity. Both local San Diegians and visitors will love spending a grey afternoon exploring San […]

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Black History Month at the San Diego History Center on CBS 8

Feb 07, 2020

In recognition of Black History Month this February, SDSU Professor of Anthropology Seth Mallios and San Diego History Center’s own Wendy McKinney went onto CBS 8 to share how the community can help the effort to collect African American history. Wendy shared the our upcoming scanning event on February 8th is unique because it will […]

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