Upcoming Events

Jul 26, 2017

Brews and News: Member Mix-Up

Voice of San Diego and the Museum of Man are teaming up for an evening of civic affairs, exploring the human experience, and, of course, beer. Join us for Brews and News: Member Mix-Up on Wednesday, July 26, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. ... read more

Jul 27, 2017

Something Wild!

Wilderness is all around us, including in the Museum! Join us for a scavenger hunt where you’ll explore the ‘wildlife’ in the Museum and you’ll even receive a special gift. Plus you’ll see a local wild animal up close and ... read more

Jul 28, 2017

Birds of Prey

See the power and agility of native predatory birds up close in this live demonstration. Plus you’ll learn about the vital role these birds play in our ecosystem and the importance of their conservation. You won’t think of these birds ... read more

Jul 29, 2017

Wonder Birds

See the bright colors, delightful chatter, and charming personalities of exotic birds up close! Thanks to our partner, Free Flight, for bringing these highly intelligent birds to the Museum. Wonder Birds is a Living with Animals program and has two, 30-minute ... read more

Jul 31, 2017

Race and Membership in American History: An Interdisciplinary Approach Seminar

This seminar, in partnership with the Museum of Man and Museum of Photographic Arts, explores the origins of the concept of “race,” the emergence and legacy of the Eugenics movement, and the role of “race” in public policy that continues ... read more

Aug 5, 2017

Dogs That Serve

Dogs have been used in war since WWII, but their job descriptions have changed over the years. Meet service and therapy dogs that offer help and hope to veterans, and learn about the history of dogs in war. Free for ... read more

Aug 12, 2017

Yoga in the Rotunda

Buy tickets to Yoga in the Rotunda! Join us for quiet teacher-led morning yoga under our dome before doors open! Enjoy an all-levels flow class with modifications so that each individual can go at their own pace and work to ... read more

Aug 12, 2017

Something Wild!

We’re bringing the wilderness to you in this live animal presentation! If you’re lucky you may get to touch some of them. Something Wild! is a Living with Animals program and has two, 30-minute demonstrations at 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 ... read more

Aug 13, 2017

Paint Your Pet

Calling all pet lovers! Paint a one-of-a-kind portrait of your beloved pet with the assistance of local artist Paul Naylor. We’ll have all the supplies for you, all you need is a photo of your pet and the willingness to ... read more

Aug 15, 2017

Canine Ambassadors

Curious about canines? Come meet the San Diego Humane Society’s Canine Ambassadors! They’ll teach you how to meet a dog safely, say hello, and may even show you a trick or two. Free for Museum Members or with general admission. ... read more

Aug 16, 2017

Something Wild!

We’re bringing the wilderness to you in this live animal presentation of native San Diego animals. If you’re lucky you may even get to touch them!  Free for Museum Members or with general admission. Something Wild! is a Living with Animals ... read more

Aug 17, 2017

Pet Therapy

Rabbits, guinea pigs, and rats may be small, but these therapy animals can changes lives. See and pet small therapy animals who visit people who, for a variety of reasons, aren’t able to experience the joys of pet ownership in ... read more

Aug 18, 2017

A Bee’s Life

Buzzzzzz! Learn more about the lives of bees, the importance of their conservation, and even how they make delicious honey. Free for Museum Members or with general admission. About Living with Animals: We encounter animals everywhere in our daily lives: ... read more

Aug 20, 2017

Turtle Time!

Join us for a burrow building demonstration where you’ll learn how to build turtle houses and see these shelled animals in action! Turtle Time!, a Living with Animals program, has two, 30-minute demonstrations starting at 1:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Free for ... read more

Aug 26, 2017

Yoga in the Rotunda

Buy tickets to Yoga in the Rotunda! Join us for quiet teacher-led morning yoga under our dome before doors open! Enjoy an all-levels flow class with modifications so that each individual can go at their own pace and work to ... read more