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Gold Rush

California Gold!

It is in our human nature to have an obsession with GOLD. The value we have put on it captivates, motivates and drives people to do incredible things.

Take a step back in time and experience what life was like for many individuals who risked everything to try and make it rich quick once the news spread that gold was found and how the lure of gold changed and shaped California.

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Maritime Museum of San Diego
1492 N Harbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92101

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Date & Time

Mar 12, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Price

$9-$17

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Festival of the Bells

Jul 15 - Jul 16, 2017

A weekend celebrating the anniversary of Mission San Diego de Alcalá, California's first Mission, with the blessing and ringing of all five Mission bells.

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Farm Animal Friday

Jun 30, 2017

Have you ever had goat milk? Come learn about goats and what we can do with goat milk on this month's Farm Animal Friday.

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Outdoor Explorer Series

Jul 15, 2017

Get outside and soak up the sun on an adventure during your summer break! Discover different local activities you can do as a family with San Diego Children's Discovery Museum's Outdoor Explorer Series.

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Ultimate Dinosaurs

Feb 25 - ongoing

Prehistory takes on 21st century technology in Ultimate Dinosaurs, an exhibition featuring 16 fully-articulated dinosaur specimens from locations in the Southern Hemisphere. Meet new and exotic dinosaurs from the other side of the world.

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Events

Festival of the Bells

Jul 15 - Jul 16, 2017
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Farm Animal Friday

Jun 30, 2017
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Outdoor Explorer Series

Jul 15, 2017
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Ultimate Dinosaurs

Feb 25 - ongoing
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