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!

Author Archive

The San Diego Union Tribune Promotes HOW! History Outside our Walls

November 15, 2019

Karla Peterson from the San Diego Union Tribune interviewed archivist Renato Rodriguez and Katy Phillips, the History Center’s visitor engagement manager about the upcoming HOW! History Outside our Walls event. For the first ever HOW!, we will be setting up outdoor activities on the Plaza de Panama and on the Prado, offering a guided historical […]

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Lomaland remembered in the Peninsula Beacon

San Diego history writer Karen Scanlon covered the San Diego History Center’s exhibition, “The Path of the Mystic: Art and Theosophy at Lomaland,” for the Peninsula Beacon. She dives into some of the history behind the exhibit, explaining that it started as Dr. Lorin Wood’s sanitarium, called Point Loma House, and a few tents. It […]

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“Path of the Mystic” Exhibition Showcased on KUSI

Elsa Sevilla from the San Diego History Center joined Elizabeth Alvarez from KUSI News on Good Morning San Diego to talk about our newest exhibition, “The Path of the Mystic: Art and Theosophy at Lomaland.” Elsa shares that the exhibition showcases the remarkable artistic legacy and achievements of Point Loma’s Theosophical community. In 1897, Katherine […]

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Throwback Thursday: Catch the SDHC on 100.7 Every Thursday

November 14, 2019

Every Thursday, San Diego History Center historian Dr. David Miller goes on radio station 100.7 for weekly segment “Throwback Thursday” on the Chris Cantore Show. For Halloween, Chris and Meryl talked with David about San Diego’s most famous ghost, and other spooky history. Next time you see the lights flicker or hear strange noises, consider […]

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