The San Diego History Center hosts dozens of public programs and special events every year. Our popular adult programs include walking tours, lectures, exhibition receptions, curators’ talks, happy hours, fashion events, multi-media presentations, films, musical presentations, symposia and collaborative events with other cultural and educational institutions. We also offer family-themed programs such as readings and workshops, and we participate in Balboa Park-wide events such as Family Days and holiday celebrations.
For information about specific events, view the Calendar below.
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Get ready for the most fashion-forward event of the year as the History Center partners with San Diego Mesa College's School of Fashion and Design to look back at what was and what is in fashion. This year's theme is the 1960s.Find out more »
Faye Jonason, Director of the History Museum Division for Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton will present a history of women serving in the Marine Corps from the first 93 women who arrived on Camp Pendleton on October 23, 1943 to the gender-neutrality of today's Corps.Find out more »