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San Diego Archaeological Center

preserving pieces of the past . . .

The San Diego Archaeological Center curates millions of artifacts documenting 10,000 years of regional history. The Center also offer educational programming for all ages. Please see our webiste for current information about exhibits, programs and volunteer opportunities.

Neighborhood: North Inland

16666 San Pasqual Valley Rd
Escondido, CA 92027

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Contact Info

(760) 291-0370


Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Sunday: Closed


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Kids Go Free to the San Diego Archaeological Center

San Diego Archaeological Center
Valid: Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2018

Children 12 and under receive free entry to the San Diego Archaeological Center with the full price paid admission of at least one accompanying adult. Valid for 2 children per paid adult. Does not...

Events to check out


Ancient Indulgences: Salt

San Diego Archaeological Center
Oct 27, 2018

At the 4th annual Ancient Indulgences lecture, Dr. Philip Goscienski will explore salt’s colorful history that has shaped the world.  Join us for an afternoon of history, wine, and inspired...


2nd Saturday: Flintknapping with James Bowden

San Diego Archaeological Center
Nov 10, 2018

Saturday, November 10, 2018 10 AM – 3 PM   Learn to make traditional stone tools in this 2-part workshop taught by expert flintknapper James Bowden.  Part I: Native American Toolbox;...

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor
  • Kid Friendly
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Child

More Information

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor
  • Kid Friendly
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Child
  • General Admission - Senior

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