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Presidio Walking Tour

May 19, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This walking tour focuses on the Presidio de San Diego, buried underground below the Serra Museum. Learn about the historical significance of this site going back to deep time, how the unique river and marine environment attracted people to the site since time immemorial.

Lunch and Learn: Uncovering Hidden History

May 21, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join us for an enlightening lunchtime with Professor Susie Lan Cassel as we dive into the previously untold story of the Chinese Mission schools in early San Diego.

Lunch and Learn: Empire Builder

June 11, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Dr. Sandra E. Bonura is a historian and award winning author of multiple nonfiction books. Her popular book, “Empire Builder: John D. Spreckels and the Making of San Diego” chronicles the life of a forgotten pioneer who almost single-handedly built San Diego after creating empires in sugar, shipping, transportation, and building development up and down the coast of California and across the Pacific.

Member Research Day

June 12, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Have a research question or topic that you would like to explore in the History Center's Research Archives?

Lunch and Learn: The Sugar King of California

June 18, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Dr. Sandra E. Bonura is a historian and award winning author of multiple nonfiction books. Her newest book, The Sugar King of California tells the rags-to-riches story of Claus Spreckels who came to America with only 75 cents in his pocket and became one of the richest Americans in history.

Presidio Walking Tour

June 23, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This walking tour focuses on the Presidio de San Diego, buried underground below the Serra Museum. Learn about the historical significance of this site going back to deep time, how the unique river and marine environment attracted people to the site since time immemorial.

Presidio Walking Tour

July 28, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This walking tour focuses on the Presidio de San Diego, buried underground below the Serra Museum. Learn about the historical significance of this site going back to deep time, how the unique river and marine environment attracted people to the site since time immemorial.

Community Research Access Days

August 3, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on August 3, 2024 at 9:00 am

Community members and students have the opportunity to physically access the Research Archives four times per year during one of the scheduled Community Research Access Days.

Presidio Walking Tour

August 25, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This walking tour focuses on the Presidio de San Diego, buried underground below the Serra Museum. Learn about the historical significance of this site going back to deep time, how the unique river and marine environment attracted people to the site since time immemorial.

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