San Diego History Center20 Votes Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
- Address: Balboa Park, 1649 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101, 92101, United States
- Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +1-6192326203
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Museums, History Museums, Exhibition , Landmarks, Historic And Protected Sites
The centre is quite old, established in 1928, and does an excellent job of research, archiving, exhibitions, and events. It is the only museum in California dedicated to the Spanish Colonial Period. It receives over 150000 visitors every year. Their collections include 45 million documents, 2.5 million historic photographs, 1700 oral histories, 1500 films, 15000 artefacts and also 7000 clothing items. This massive collection gives them immense research and exhibition flexibility. Some of the center's collection is housed in the Serra Museum. Check the center's website for upcoming events.
San Diego History Center Hours
- Research Library Hours Monday – Friday: 9:30am – 1pm.
How to Reach San Diego History Center
- By Bus 7 stop Park Bl & Village Pl.
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95% of people start their San Diego History Center visit around 1 PM
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