Look for our new exhibits opening in 2019!

By Land and By Sea

This exhibit explores the different theories of how people came to the New World. Opening in November 2018.

Archaeology 101

Learn the basics about archaeology. What is an artifact? How do archaeologists know where to dig? This exhibit features hands-on activities for children and adults.

It’s a Crime!

Every year thousands of artifacts and antiquities are stolen and wind up in private collections, unavailable to the public. Learn that keeping artifacts is against the law.

Lives and Lifestyles on Block 112: The Untold Story of San Diego’s Working Class

This exhibit explores the socioeconomic lives of people who lived in Downtown San Diego in the 1880s.