Upcoming

Fossil Mysteries

June 02, 2008 through June 02, 2020

From dinosaurs to mastodons, discover the rich fossil history of our region by visiting Fossil Mysteries at the San Diego Natural History Museum (theNAT). In this major exhibition, created by the ...



Coast to Cactus in Southern California

January 17, 2015 through January 31, 2019

What’s a grizzly bear doing on the beach? We’re glad you asked.

It’s one of the first things you’ll see when you visit the new exhibition at theNAT: Coast to Cactus in Southern California. ...



Extraordinary Ideas from Ordinary People: A History of Citizen Science

August 20, 2016 through August 20, 2020

On August 20, the San Diego Natural History Museum (theNAT) will unveil a new, permanent exhibition titled Extraordinary Ideas from Ordinary People: A History of Citizen Science in the new Eleanor ...



Naturally Wild

March 17 through September 03, 2018

March 17 – September 03   Get ready for close encounters of the WILD kind. Naturally Wild seasonal programming series with NEW daily activities, special animal encounters, hands-on exhibit ...



#MeToo Art Exhibit

April 06 through 29, 2018

#METOO is an art exhibit from the Latin American Art Festival, on display at the Women's Museum of California from April 6 - 29, 2018.  #metoo is not a fight borne of anger, it is not a decl ...



Exploring Oceans: STEM Career Night

April 26, 2018

Meet scientists and professionals from Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, and Birch Aquarium who are involved in a diverse array of careers. Gain valuable resources while lear ...



Annual BBQ & Appreciation 2018

April 28, 2018

Every year, the San Diego Archaeological Center hosts its popular barbecue event to honor its hardworking interns and volunteers, loyal Center members and supporters, and local and academic arch ...



Grunion Runs with Birch Aquarium at Scripps

May 02 through 03, 2018

Get ready for a true Southern California experience! Watch hundreds of small silver fish called grunion ride the waves onto La Jolla beaches to spawn. Our naturalists will highlight the fascinat ...



Ocean Authors Event: Breakpoint

May 07, 2018

Come join the Center for Marine Biodiversity and Conservation (CMBC) at Scripps Institution of Oceanography is hosting a special author event: an evening with Jeremy Jackson and Steve Chap ...



Perspective Lectures: Annual Charles David Keeling Lecture

May 14, 2018

Please join us for the ninth annual Keeling Lecture, which honors distinguished Scripps Professor Charles David Keeling's life and invaluable contributions to climate science and Scripps Institu ...