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Unshelved: Cool Stuff from Storage

See what's in our drawers.

Unshelved offers a rare chance to see more than 200 specimens—beautiful and bizarre, big and small—from the Museum’s collection. Many of the objects have never been on public display.  It’s a rare “backstage” glimpse of the Museum’s storage areas. Arranged on shelves and in cases, Unshelved gives visitors the opportunity to revel in the natural world in all its beauty and strangeness.

Neighborhood: Downtown

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

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Date & Time

Nov 18, 2017 - ongoing
Recurs every Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

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Included with general admission.

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