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Nat at Night

This summer, spend your Thursday and Friday nights at The Nat. Enjoy our exhibitions and films, pop-up programming, and access to our rooftop bar. Admission is half-price after 5 PM; members get in FREE and receive a 10% discount on adult beverages. Dates and times subject to change; check website for details before visiting

San Diego Natural History Museum
1788 El Prado Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101

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Date & Time

May 30 - ongoing
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Recurs every Thursday, Friday

Price

Admission is half-price after 5 PM; Members - Free

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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 29, 2020

San Diego area residents and visitors are in for a special treat in February! Pick up your Museum Month discount pass at participating libraries or when you stay at a Hilton to enjoy 50% off the cost of admission at more than 40 San Diego Museum Council member museums. The San Diego Museum Month pass is free; one pass can be used at several museums* throughout the month of February.

Whether you are an art aficionado, history buff, science or nature lover, the San Diego Museum Council has a variety of member organizations that are bound to capture your interest.

Take advantage of this annual program to visit both old favorites and new attractions you have never even heard of!

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Mission Federal ArtWalk

Apr 25 - Apr 26, 2020

On April 25-26, 2020, the Mission Federal ArtWalk will celebrate its 36th annual event in the streets of Little Italy. Featuring more than 300 artists filling 17 square blocks of the iconic urban neighborhood with art, craftsmanship and beautiful goods, this event attracts artists from across the globe. More than just an art event, the festival is a family-friendly opportunity to participate in interactive art installations and features live music and dance performances.

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Ancient Spirits Speak: Projectile Point Class

Mar 14, 2020

The practice of creating tools from stone is one of the most interesting of ancient human skills. Join Tim Gross, PhD, as he teaches the various techniques and history of knapping. He will share his knowledge of raw materials and the local areas in which they can be collected. Due to the sharpness of the material, and the hazardous flaking process, students must be 18 or older. Appropriate protective gear will be provided, and must be worn. Lunch willl be included. 

 

To register, please call the Museum at (619) 443 - 7003 ext. 219, and prepay to confrm your seat. Fee: $30.00.

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Open House! San Diego

Mar 7, 2020

AS PART OF SAN DIEGO ARCHITECTURAL FOUNDATION’S OH! SAN DIEGO PROGRAM, SDHC IS OFFERING TWO UNIQUE OPPORTUNITIES– FRIDAY, MARCH 6 IN OUR RESEARCH ARCHIVES AND SATURDAY, MARCH 7 AT THE JUNÍPERO SERRA MUSEUM.
Tour this Mission-Revival style landmark standing prominently atop the hill and recognized as the site where California began.

Tours are offered at 11 AM and 1 PM on Saturday. Book your spot at a specific time.

This event is free.
Maximum 2 participants per reservation.
Each tour is limited to 25 people.

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Museum Month

Feb 1 - Feb 29, 2020
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Mission Federal ArtWalk

Apr 25 - Apr 26, 2020
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Ancient Spirits Speak: Projectile Point Class

Mar 14, 2020
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Open House! San Diego

Mar 7, 2020
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