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San Diego Museum of Man

Transform your mind through great exhibits!

"BEERology" features thousands of years of beer history from around the world, including cool artifacts like a solid-gold cup of an Incan king.
"Monsters!" is a fun exhibit for families that explores how we turn our fears into creatures of myth and legend. After the monsters, have fun in our kid-centered "Adventure Kids in Egypt" exhibit.
"Race: Are We So Different?" explains in clear, helpful language the origins of race and racism, and helps us understand how to deal with them in productive, enlightening ways.
Climb the California Tower! For the first time in 80 years, see the view from San Diego's most iconic landmark.
Discover the truth behind the Ancient Maya and see pieces of a sophisticated and complex culture.
See Ancient Egyptian artifacts from the hoards of pharaohs and their people.

Neighborhood: Downtown

1350 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101

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Contact Info

(619) 239-2001
mail@museumofman.org

Hours

Open Monday-Thursday: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Open Friday-Sunday: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

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Event

Living with Animals

San Diego Museum of Man
Jan 23, 2018 - ongoing

Whether we see an animal as a pet, a pest, or food has changed over time and across cultures, making our relationships with them dynamic and complex to say the least. Take a journey with us and...

What To Know:

  • A popular starting point for exploring the park, right near the Cabrillo Bridge
  • Our beautiful building is a San Diego landmark
  • More than 30,000 square feet of exhibits
  • Photography is encouraged in most exhibits
  • Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Don't Miss:

  • Thousand of years of beer history!
  • Guided tours of the California Tower - San Diego's most iconic landmark!
  • The Saint Francis Chapel for weddings - call for a tour of this historic venue
  • Huge Mayan monument under the grand rotunda
  • Monsters! Find out what's hiding under the bed!

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Kid Friendly

What To Know:

  • A popular starting point for exploring the park, right near the Cabrillo Bridge
  • Our beautiful building is a San Diego landmark
  • More than 30,000 square feet of exhibits
  • Photography is encouraged in most exhibits
  • Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day

Don't Miss:

  • Thousand of years of beer history!
  • Guided tours of the California Tower - San Diego's most iconic landmark!
  • The Saint Francis Chapel for weddings - call for a tour of this historic venue
  • Huge Mayan monument under the grand rotunda
  • Monsters! Find out what's hiding under the bed!

More Information

  • Destination Weddings
  • Weddings
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Historic Landmark
  • Kid Friendly
  • Tours
  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Child
  • General Admission - Senior

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