About Us

The San Diego Archaeological Center is a curation facility and museum where visitors can learn the story of how people have lived in San Diego County for the past 10,000 years. In addition to its role as a museum, the Center serves as an education and research facility and is the only local organization dedicated to the collection, study, curation and exhibition of San Diego County's archaeological artifacts.


San Diego Archaeological Center
16666 San Pasqual Valley Road
Escondido, CA 92027
P (760) 291-0370
F (760) 291-0371


Monday - Friday
9AM - 4PM
Saturday 10AM - 2PM
Closed Sunday

$2 per person
$5 per family
(3+ visitors)

Holiday Closures

New Year's Day: 12/31/18-1/1/19
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Christmas: 12/24/18-12/26/18

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