Loading Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

December 2022

Fri 2
December 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2022

Hostile Terrain 94

Museum of Us, 1350 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map

Content Warning: Please be aware that the content of this exhibit may be difficult or disturbing for some visitors. Content on this webpage has been largely adapted from text by the Undocumented Migration Project. To learn more about the project, click here. In 1994, the United States Border Patrol formally implemented the immigration enforcement strategy known as “Prevention Through Deterrence.” This was a policy designed to discourage undocumented migrants from attempting to cross the U.S-Mexico border near urban ports of…

$19.95 ADMISSION
Fri 2
December 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2022

Expedition Baja

San Deigo Natural History Museum (the NAT), 1788 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map

Conserving one of the most amazing places on Earth. The Baja California Peninsula is one of the most special places in the world. Surrounded by the Pacific Ocean on the west and the Sea of Cortés on the east, this 775-mile-long peninsula has a warm climate and diverse terrain, ranging from coastal sand dunes and rugged mountain peaks to desert flats to isolated islands. The varied landscape supports an amazing diversity of plant and animal life—towering cardón cacti, islands crowded…

Fri 2
December 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2022

Exchanging Words: Women and Letters in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Genre Painting

September 21–December 31, 2022 Women and letters feature prominently in Dutch genre paintings from the second half of the seventeenth century. Captivating images show women reading, writing, and receiving letters, often in the company of books, and exchanging ideas with present or absent companions. Although the contents of these missives are rarely legible, they invite curiosity and contemplation, drawing the beholder into intimate, domestic spaces. Such scenes emphasize women’s engagement with the written word and demonstrate a remarkable interest in…

Fri 2
December 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 1, 2023

Caught on Camera

San Deigo Natural History Museum (the NAT), 1788 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map

Slinking through your neighborhood. Darting across the highway. Fluttering along your favorite hiking trail. Wildlife is all around, even when we don’t see it. The Nat offers visitors a rare peek into the secret lives of wild animals in its newest exhibition. Caught on Camera: Wildlife When No One’s Watching opens November 18, 2022, in the Museum’s top- floor photography gallery. The show features remarkable images of southern California wildlife “caught” on film with the help of camera traps set…

Fri 2
December 2 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2022

Sreshta Rit Premnath: Grave/Grove

Institute of Contemporary Art Central, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map

ICA San Diego presents an exhibition of sculptural works and ink drawings by multimedia artist Sreshta Rit Premnath. Exploring the translation between humans and plants, Sreshta Rit Premnath (b. Bangalore, India, 1979, based in Brooklyn, NY) presents amorphous plaster sculptures, metal fencing, and plants that cohabitate within the gallery. He investigates shared spaces of growth and care, such as community gardens or nurseries, and how they can be embedded within the otherwise dehumanizing spaces of collective discipline and confinement, such…

Free ADMISSION
Sat 3
December 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2022

Hostile Terrain 94

Museum of Us, 1350 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map

Content Warning: Please be aware that the content of this exhibit may be difficult or disturbing for some visitors. Content on this webpage has been largely adapted from text by the Undocumented Migration Project. To learn more about the project, click here. In 1994, the United States Border Patrol formally implemented the immigration enforcement strategy known as “Prevention Through Deterrence.” This was a policy designed to discourage undocumented migrants from attempting to cross the U.S-Mexico border near urban ports of…

$19.95 ADMISSION
Sat 3
December 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2022

Expedition Baja

San Deigo Natural History Museum (the NAT), 1788 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map

Conserving one of the most amazing places on Earth. The Baja California Peninsula is one of the most special places in the world. Surrounded by the Pacific Ocean on the west and the Sea of Cortés on the east, this 775-mile-long peninsula has a warm climate and diverse terrain, ranging from coastal sand dunes and rugged mountain peaks to desert flats to isolated islands. The varied landscape supports an amazing diversity of plant and animal life—towering cardón cacti, islands crowded…

Sat 3
December 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2022

Exchanging Words: Women and Letters in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Genre Painting

September 21–December 31, 2022 Women and letters feature prominently in Dutch genre paintings from the second half of the seventeenth century. Captivating images show women reading, writing, and receiving letters, often in the company of books, and exchanging ideas with present or absent companions. Although the contents of these missives are rarely legible, they invite curiosity and contemplation, drawing the beholder into intimate, domestic spaces. Such scenes emphasize women’s engagement with the written word and demonstrate a remarkable interest in…

Sat 3
December 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 1, 2023

Caught on Camera

San Deigo Natural History Museum (the NAT), 1788 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map

Slinking through your neighborhood. Darting across the highway. Fluttering along your favorite hiking trail. Wildlife is all around, even when we don’t see it. The Nat offers visitors a rare peek into the secret lives of wild animals in its newest exhibition. Caught on Camera: Wildlife When No One’s Watching opens November 18, 2022, in the Museum’s top- floor photography gallery. The show features remarkable images of southern California wildlife “caught” on film with the help of camera traps set…

Sat 3
December 3 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2022

Take Apart

What is inside of a printer? What is the proper way to use a drill? Learn the answers to these questions and more through hands-on eXploration in Take Apart, a new experience by Studio X.   Every machine can be broken down into smaller parts that are easier to understand. In Take Apart, you use tools to open and learn about the different components of electronics and gadgets. With all the parts, you can create something new and eXciting.   This interactive experience…

Sat 3
December 3 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Sunday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 30, 2022

Sreshta Rit Premnath: Grave/Grove

Institute of Contemporary Art Central, 1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map

ICA San Diego presents an exhibition of sculptural works and ink drawings by multimedia artist Sreshta Rit Premnath. Exploring the translation between humans and plants, Sreshta Rit Premnath (b. Bangalore, India, 1979, based in Brooklyn, NY) presents amorphous plaster sculptures, metal fencing, and plants that cohabitate within the gallery. He investigates shared spaces of growth and care, such as community gardens or nurseries, and how they can be embedded within the otherwise dehumanizing spaces of collective discipline and confinement, such…

Free ADMISSION
Sun 4
December 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2022

Hostile Terrain 94

Museum of Us, 1350 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101 United States
+ Google Map

Content Warning: Please be aware that the content of this exhibit may be difficult or disturbing for some visitors. Content on this webpage has been largely adapted from text by the Undocumented Migration Project. To learn more about the project, click here. In 1994, the United States Border Patrol formally implemented the immigration enforcement strategy known as “Prevention Through Deterrence.” This was a policy designed to discourage undocumented migrants from attempting to cross the U.S-Mexico border near urban ports of…

$19.95 ADMISSION
+ Export Events