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Archaeology Month Family Day

Visit the Junipero Serra Museum at Presidio Park for a fun-filled day of archeology. Enjoy hands-on, kid-friendly activities such as mock excavations and artifact investigation. Don’t forget to see the new core exhibit while you are there!

San Diego History Center
1649 El Prado Suite #3
San Diego, CA 92101

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Date & Time

Oct 19, 2019
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Price

Free with Give Forward admission

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- Tuesday, December 22: Magic & Illusion—Make color-changing potions, observe the fascinating nature of dry ice and learn illusion tricks that will impress your friends!
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