San Diego History Center
Museum of Photographic Arts
Some 7000 photos make up its permanent collection, tracing the history of photography, and the museum offers special exhibits from...
San Diego Model Railroad Museum
Your (inner) four-year-old boy will love this railroad museum, one of the largest in the world. One of the largest indoor railroad...
Casa de Balboa
San Diego Junior Theatre
In one of San Diego’s most beautiful dining rooms, feast on Cal-eclectic cooking by one of San Diego’s most renowned chefs: bakery...
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San Diego History Center information
The San Diego Historical Society operates this center, with permanent and temporary exhibitions on city history. Through 2016, the Place of Promise exhibition covers the region from the Kumeyaay peoples through first European contact in 1542 and the collective influence of Spanish, Mexican and American cultures.