San Diego History Center, San Diego

3.4
#26 of 32 in Museums in San Diego
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  • August 6, 2017
    This small museum hosts several temporary exhibits that, for the most part, focus on very specific aspects of San Diego history. When we there, there was an extensive exhibit on the city's Jewish comm...  more »
  • June 2, 2017
    I particularly enjoyed the 2017 exhibit on the History of San Diego's Jewish Community. It is a very engaging and innovative exhibit with interesting timeline, family photos and an interesting take on...  more »
  • January 27, 2017
    This free museum in Balboa Park has little on the city's history other than the park and zoo. It is set up poorly with information on walls that are so far away and poorly lighted that they cannot be ...  more »
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  • July 1, 2017
    One room focuses on history on an architect, one room on San Diego history, one room on Jewish history, another on the San Diego Zoo and finally a small alcove on Black history. All in all, everything is well laid out. You can start on the left as you enter and walk through everything except the zoo and the alcove. They are easy to get to though as you continue.
  • July 1, 2017
    The exhibits were great. They were informative and grabbed the attention of all ages. The staff was all friendly and helpful.
  • June 25, 2017
    They got one room which tells the history of the county, the rest were kind of random. There is a 30 minute video which was quite nice as well. Free attendance, at least on Sunday when I went.
  • April 13, 2017
    A bit small but not a bad museum
  • October 3, 2016
    Cozy place, but right in the heart of the Prado area. Great history and cool exhibit for the Makers Faire.

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