• Overview

    San Diego Archaeological Center

    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. Visit our museum, which is located in the picturesque San Pasqual Valley in Escondido, one mile east of the San Diego Safari Park. In addition to its role as a museum, the Center serves…

  • Events and More

    Brown Bag Sessions

    Brown Bag Sessions are informal talks about a variety of subjects, including current research and issues facing the archaeological community. Join us during your lunch break for a short presentation followed by a group discussion. Session 1 – A Case…

  • Events and More

    Living Room Lecture: 10,000 Years

    San Diego is blessed with abundant natural and cultural resources.  Over 36,000 archaeological sites have been discovered in San Diego County. These sites contain the material culture of people who have lived in the region for over 10,000 years. This…

  • Kids Dig Archaeology

    It’s a Crime!

    Dr. Arty Fax’s Archy Facts is a weekly blog introducing kids (currently stuck at home) to the exciting world of archaeology! As summer approaches, many of us may find ourselves out and about in nature.  Do you loving camping and hiking?  I…

  • Job Seekers Service

    CRM Job Seekers

    Looking for your next job? Make yourself visible to multiple firms with a single application. Cultural Resource Management (CRM) firms will use Job Seekers to look for qualified applicants for archaeological field and laboratory work in Southern California. For more…

  • eNewsletter

    Spring 2020 E-Newsletter

    While we are all sheltering in place, we have plenty of online content to keep you busy! Join us on Thursday, May 7 for our first virtual lecture, Animal Bones and Teeth: Stone Age Environments Revealed with Gillian Wong. Check…