Balboa Park, 1649 El Prado, San Diego California 92101
The San Diego Natural History Museum is dedicated to interpreting the natural world through research, education, and exhibits; to promote understanding of the evolution and diversity of Southern California and the peninsula of Baja California; and to inspire in all people respect for the environment.
Displays such as architectural drawings, maps, photographs, art, household goods and furniture demonstrate the growth of the San Diego region since the 1850's. There are also traveling exhibits on display. The museum is closed Mondays, Tuesdays, New Years Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas. The Museum is located in Balboa Park.
Other History nearby:
(San Diego) American Indian Culture Center & Museum
(San Diego) Gaslamp Quarter Historic District
(Julian) Julian Pioneer Museum
(San Diego) Junipero Serra Museum
(San Diego) Maritime Museum of San Diego
(San Diego) Museum of San Diego History
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05/27 Coming to The San Diego area
OC Greek Food Fest Anaheim CA May17-19 The OC Greek Food Festival celebrates the best of Greek food, music, dancing and culture. Experience authentic Greek foods and homemade Greek pastries; traditional Greek dancing and Greek music.
San Diego Greek Festival San Diego CA June7-9 Treat yourself to an enjoyable Friday evening with delicious Greek food,
imported beer, live Greek music and dancing. Then come back the next day for more fun. On Sunday, repeat as needed!
Baroque Music Festival Corona del Mar CA June16-23 We strive for historically stylistic interpretations of the great masterpieces of the Baroque period.
Little Italy Festa San Diego CA October13 The largest Italian American festival on the West Coast. Hip and Historic Little Italy welcomes over 120,000 attendees with the tantalizing sights, sounds and aromas of Italian culture.