Events Calendar

San Diego History Center hosts dozens of public programs and special events each year. Programs range from walking tours, historic homes tours, lectures, workshops, exhibition  openings and receptions. With numerous activities to choose from, there's something for  everyone! Please see the calendar below for upcoming events. All locations at San Diego History Center unless otherwise stated. Programs are subject to change or cancellation.

For more information, or to sign up for an event, call (619) 232-6203 ext.129 or email Gabe Selak, Public Programs Manager


August 2014
Aug 28 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Aug 28 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
September 2014
Sep 1 2014
Library Closed (Labor Day)
Sep 2 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
History for Half Pints: Home on the Rancho
Program best suited to children ages 3 to 6 years of age, and an accompanying adult. Reservations are required. Call 619-232-6203, ext. 111 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org or purchase ticket online.
Sep 4 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
FREE after 3
Extended museum hours:
Sep 4 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Sep 4 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Sep 4 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Sep 5 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
History for Half Pints: Home on the Rancho
Program best suited to children ages 3 to 6 years of age, and an accompanying adult. Reservations are required. Call 619-232-6203, ext. 111 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org or purchase ticket online.
Sep 9 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
Memories of Our Community
Free for San Diego County residents | Paid admission for non-residents
Sep 11 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Sep 11 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Sep 11 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Sep 18 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Sep 18 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Sep 18 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Sep 25 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Sep 25 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
October 2014
Oct 2 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 2 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Oct 3 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
History for Half Pints: Pumpkin Soup
Program best suited to children ages 3 to 6 years of age, and an accompanying adult. Reservations are required. Call 619-232-6203, ext. 111 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org or purchase ticket online.
Oct 4 2014 - 9:30am - 10:30am
Historic North Park Commercial District Walking Tour with North Park Historical Society
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 7 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
History for Half Pints: Pumpkin Soup
Program best suited to children ages 3 to 6 years of age, and an accompanying adult. Reservations are required. Call 619-232-6203, ext. 111 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org or purchase ticket online.
Oct 7 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Intro to Architectural Drawing Collection
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 9 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 9 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Oct 14 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
Memories of Our Community
Free for San Diego County residents | Paid admission for non-residents
Oct 14 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
From Alcalá to Zoro: Architectural Walking Tour of Balboa Park
Tour limited to 25 guests. Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 16 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 16 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Oct 22 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
From Alcalá to Zoro: Architectural Walking Tour of Balboa Park
Tour limited to 25 guests. Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 23 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 23 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Oct 25 2014 - 9:00am - 10:30am
Member Morning
Members only