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


October 2014
Oct 25 2014 - 9:00am - 10:30am
Member Morning
Members only
Oct 25 2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm
Hearthstones to Gravestones: Mount Hope Cemetery Stroll with Gabe Selak
Space is limited; reservations are required. For more information , call 619-23-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 26 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lecture: Haunted San Diego with Gabe Selak
Space is limited; reservations are required. For more information , call 619-23-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 29 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Celebrate Balboa Park!
Featured Program for Annual Member Meeting
Oct 30 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
Oct 30 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 30 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Oct 31 2014 - 11:00am - 12:30pm
Hearthstones to Gravestones: Mount Hope Cemetery Stroll with Gabe Selak
Space is limited; reservations are required. For more information , call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Oct 31 2014 - 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Hearthstones to Gravestones: Mount Hope Cemetery Stroll with Gabe Selak
Space is limited; reservations are required. For more information , call 619-23-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
November 2014
Nov 4 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
History for Half Pints: Indian Paintbrush
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.
Nov 6 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
Nov 6 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
Nov 6 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Nov 7 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
History for Half Pints: Indian Paintbrush
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.
Nov 8 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
Nov 8 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Nov 11 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
Memories of Our Community
Free for San Diego County residents | Paid admission for non-residents
Nov 13 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
Nov 13 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
Nov 13 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Nov 13 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Balboa Park Centennial Lecture Series
Architectural History of the World's Fairs: 1851-1915
Nov 20 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
Nov 20 2014 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
FREE after 3
See the History Center for FREE
Nov 29 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
Nov 29 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
December 2014
Dec 2 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
History for Half Pints: Jingle Bell Rock
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.
Dec 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
Dec 5 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
December Nights 2014!: Traditional Hand bell Concert with San Diego Harmony Ringers
Concerts are at 630pm -715pm and 745 - 830pm.
Dec 6 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
December Nights 2014!: Traditional Hand bell Concert with St. Mark's Carillon Hand bell Choir
Dec 9 2014 - 10:00am - 5:00pm
Memories of Our Community
Free for San Diego County residents | Paid admission for non-residents
Dec 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
Dec 12 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
History for Half Pints: Jingle Bell Rock
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.
Dec 13 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
Dec 13 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Balboa Park History Stroll
Reservations are requested, but walk-ups are welcome! Call 619-232-6203. ext. 129 or email gselak@sandiegohistory.org
Dec 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