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Marklin HO Model Train Special Sale

at the San Diego Model Railroad Museum

The San Diego Model Railroad Museum is hosting a special sale of Marklin HO Model Trains! We’ll have American & European Styles including engines, freight cars, and passenger cars, all in boxes! Join us Friday, May 19th from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm. Cash preferred, Credit Cards accepted.
Admission is free. See you there! 

San Diego Model Railroad Museum
1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101

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Date & Time

May 19, 2023
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Getting there

1649 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

Enter at the rear of the Casa de Balboa Building

From Park Blvd, turn on Space Theater Way which dead-ends into the rear parking lot behind the building. Parking is free. Enter through the back door.

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$24 Swift Boat Naval History Bay Tour w/ Admission

Mar 9 - ongoing

Are you in town for the weekend? Or are you a local San Diegan and want to get out on the Bay to learn about Naval History?

Be a part of history and ride the only active passenger carrying Swift Boat in the country. Feel the power of the twin 12 cylinder 2-stroke Detroit Diesel engines as you take a behind the scenes 75-minute narrated tour of San Diego’s military history. 

Tour route heads under Coronado Bay Bridge, Naval Base San Diego, and then Naval Amphibious Base. It then heads back by the aircraft carrier basin and Naval Air Station North Island before returning to the Museum, plus a high speed run to feel the unique power of the Swift Boat.

This is a narrated tour describing PCF 816’s role in the U.S., Malta, Viet Nam, Swift Boat sailors, and the above establishments on the Bay.

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Haydn Voyages: Music at the Maritime

May 19, 2024

Concerts at Maritime Museum of San Diego Offer a Unique Mix of Music on the Water


The Hausmann Quartet and Maritime Museum of San Diego are excited to partner to present the ninth season of Haydn Voyages: Music at the Maritime, a quarterly concert series performed aboard one of the Museum’s historic world-class vessels, the 1898 steam ferryboat Berkeley that operated for 60 years on San Francisco Bay. More information about the series and waterfront venue can be found here

https://sdmaritime.org/visit/public-events/concert-series/

 

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Lecture on the Move

May 25, 2024

Join us for a moving discussion with MCASD’s Educator Manager Maru Lopez, a Puerto Rican jewelry artist, educator, and craft researcher, and Dr. Jade Power-Sotomayor, a Cali-Rican educator, scholar, and performer who works as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Theatre and Dance at UC San Diego.

The vaivén (a back-and-forth discussion) will explore the intersections between performance and the Caribbean through the artworks featured in MCASD’s special exhibition, Forecast Form: Art in the Caribbean Diaspora, 1990s–Today.

This program is intended for adult audiences. Capacity is limited to 25 participants. RSVP today!

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Artist Talk: Christopher Cozier

Apr 18, 2024

Join us on Free Third Thursday, April 18 for an artist talk with Christopher Cozier, an artist featured in our newest special exhibition Forecast Form: Art in the Caribbean Diaspora, 1990s–Today.
Christopher Cozier’s work as an artist, writer and curator aims to explore and affect conventional readings of the Caribbean, revealing alternative narratives and interpretations. Investigating the relationship between contemporary and historical conditions in his drawing, prints and installations, Cozier often sets up actions in response to new places and enlists mundane everyday objects along the way.  
Guarantee your entry for the artist talk with a sliding scale donation that supports the programming and operations at MCASD. Choose your contribution on a sliding scale: $2, $5, or $10. Members can RSVP for free. 

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Events

$24 Swift Boat Naval History Bay Tour w/ Admission

Mar 9 - ongoing
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Haydn Voyages: Music at the Maritime

May 19, 2024
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Lecture on the Move

May 25, 2024
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Artist Talk: Christopher Cozier

Apr 18, 2024
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