Upcoming Events

Jul 26, 2016

Museum Closing at 5 p.m. for Private Event

The Museum will be closing at 5 p.m. this evening due to a private event.

Jul 27, 2016

Wednesday Hoop Play

It’s impossible not to smile while trying to hula hoop or while watching others try! Explore this ancient exercise with classes and hoop jams. Free with admission. Takes place every Wednesday evening in June and July.

Jul 28, 2016

Summer Games: A Tower After Hours Event

A Whole New Kind of Museum Party Buy tickets to Summer Games! New low-price tickets are on sale now! You can get E-Club Member tickets for $20—that’s $10 off the original price! This deal lasts until tickets sell out, so ... read more

Jul 29, 2016

Artifact Close-Up

See interesting artifacts that are not usually on display and learn their cool stories in up-close presentations. Free with general admission. Times are subject to change.

Jul 29, 2016

Artifact Close-Up

See interesting artifacts that are not usually on display and learn their cool stories in up-close presentations. Free with general admission. Times are subject to change.

Jul 30, 2016

Sip and Spin: A Group Ride and Get-Together

Buy Tickets for Sip and Spin! Bring your bike or trike and join us in decorating our wheels, taking a ride through the park, and celebrating at an after-party in the museum’s rotunda. Plus, we’ll all prepare bike-safety kits for ... read more

Jul 31, 2016

Spotlight Tour

Experience high-energy encounters with interesting artifacts and special places in the museum, sometimes through the eyes of someone from far away or long ago. Tours will take place at 11:40 a.m. and at 3:00 p.m. Free with general admission. Times ... read more

Aug 4, 2016

Think and Drink Thursdays – Out at the Museum

This month’s “Think and Drink Thursday” is a special event co-sponsored by the Museum and San Diego LGBT Pride to bring the LGBTQ community together in one of San Diego’s most iconic places. Visitors will enjoy gallery exploration and special tours, ... read more

Aug 6, 2016

Museum Closing at 5 p.m. for Private Event

The Museum will be closing at 5 p.m. this evening due to a private event.

Aug 6, 2016

Kumeyaay Sky: A Evening of Storytelling and Art Workshop

We’ll gaze up at the constellations in the Kumeyaay astronomy dome and hear stories about them. We’ll also learn about Kumeyaay sand art and create our own artwork using sandpaper and wet chalk. Free with general admission. Guests are free to participate ... read more

Aug 8, 2016

Race and Membership in American History: The Eugenics Movement Seminar

The San Diego Museum of Man, in partnership with Facing History and Ourselves and the Museum of Photographic Arts, is hosting a four-day seminar for educators, exploring the origins of the concept of “race”, the emergence and legacy of the ... read more

Aug 11, 2016

Cancelled: Black Skin, White Mask: A Dance Performance inspired by “Race”

This event has been cancelled. Check our calendar for other great events and programs. Explore race using beautiful movement and the music of civil rights icon Nina Simone, followed by a conversation and talk-back with the performer, Tezeru, in our ... read more

Aug 13, 2016

Yoga in the Rotunda

Join us for quiet teacher-led morning yoga under our dome before doors open. Don’t forget to bring your own mat, water, and towel to class! Tickets: Free for Museum Members/$10 for E-Club Members. Buy tickets to Yoga in the Rotunda! Thank you ... read more

Aug 18, 2016

Tell it like it Is: An Evening of Storytelling

Exploring the theme of “Chemistry”, poets and storytellers will charm and entrance you with their verses and tales under the Kumeyaay Dome. Free with general admission. Guests who are 21+ may purchase drink tickets in the lobby beginning at 6:30 p.m. ... read more

Aug 20, 2016

Picnic in the Museum

Have a family picnic in the rotunda! We’ll loan you a basket stuffed with a special blanket, games, and activities. Plus, enjoy bonus live entertainment and purchase a box lunch to munch on. Free with general admission. Thank you to our ... read more