Exhibits and Performances

Museum of ManSeptember 2017.  Thank you to the Balboa Park Visitors Center for compiling this monthly list. Download and Print the list

Centro Cultural de la Raza

  • Permanent Exhibits — ongoing

Fleet Science Center

  • IMAX films: “Dream Big: Engineering Our World,”  “National Parks Adventure,” “A Beautiful Planet(ongoing ) and “Island of the Lemurs:  Madagascar”
  • Dream! Design! Build!  – thru 1/1/18
  • Game Masters: The Exhibition – thru 1/15/18
  • Retro-Active Science – ongoing

Japanese Friendship Garden

  • Yokai: Demons and Monsters in Japanese Folklore (3/1 thru 10/31)
  • Shuichi Hashimoto: Landscape in the Memory (thru 10/29)

Marston House Museum & Gardens

  • Permanent Exhibits

 Mingei International Museum

  • Arline Fisch –  thru 1/7/2018
  • Indonesian Shadow Puppets – thru 3/18/18
  • Kanban –  thru 10/8
  • Trappings – thru 11/12
  • Art of the Americas: Pre-Columbian, Mesoamerican Art from Mingei’s permanent collection (9/16 thru 2/18)

 Museum of Photographic Arts

  • Seeing is Believing? – thru 10/29
  • Sebastião Salgado: Genesis – thru 9/30
  • Point/Counterpoint: Contemporary Mexican Photography 2000 – 2015 (9/30 thru 2/11/18)

San Diego Air & Space Museum

  • 3D/4D films: “Legend of Apollo,”  “Aerobic Challenge,” and “Night at the Toy Store”
  • Be the Astronaut – ongoing

 San Diego Art Institute

  • Millenial Pink – thru 9/3

 San Diego Automotive Museum

  • Japanese Steel – thru 9/17
  • No Roads Required – opening TBA

San Diego Hall of Champions

  • Closed permanently

 San Diego History Center

  • Part of the Patchwork: Reflections of African-American Life from the Archives thru 1/25/2018
  • Art & Heritage,3 San Diego Jewish Artists: Baranceanu,Braun, & Sternberg (thru 9/24)
  • Celebrate San Diego! The History & Heritage of San Diego’s Jewish Community – thru 5/20/2018
  • Marston’s History Emporium: A Hands on Learning Lab – opens 8/15
  • Outside the Barbed Wire: Other Options to Internment (JAHSSD) – thru Dec. 2017

 San Diego Model Railroad Museum

  • Autos By Rail: Moving America’s Auto Industry – thru 11/19

 San Diego Museum of Man

  • Living With Animals – ongoing
  • Cannibals: Myth & Reality— thru 2018
  • Monsters! –  ongoing
  • BEERology – ongoing
  • Graffiti Art Murals – ongoing
  • California Tower Tours — ongoing
  • Race: Are We So Different? — ongoing

theNATSan Diego Natural History Museum·        

  • Giant-screen films: (Note: No Films 9/5 – 10/13):  “Ocean Oasis” (ongoing),   “Galapagos 3D” (thru 1/2/18), and “Sea Monsters 3D” (thru 9/4)
  • Ultimate Dinosaurs –   thru 9/4··        
  • The Cerutti Mastodon Discovery – thru 9/4        
  • Extraordinary Ideas from Ordinary People: A History of Citizen Science – ongoing·  
  • Baja’s Wild Sidethru 1/14/18       

The San Diego Museum of Art

  • Brenda Biondo: Play – thru 1/1/18
  • Views of Balboa Park – thru 2/18/18
  • Reflections on Monet – thru 1/21/18
  • Art of the Open Air – thru 2/13/18
  • Richard Deacon: What You See Is What You Get – thru 9/4
  • The Art of Papua New Guinea – thru 2/4/18

Timken Museum of Art

  • Monet’s Étreat: Destination & Motif – 9/7 thru 12/31

Veterans Museum & Memorial Center

  • Jamul Indian Village Veteran Exhibit – ongoing

 WorldBeat Center

  • Permanent Exhibits

PERFORMING ARTS:

 Old Globe Theatres

  • “Kevin Ludwig’s Robin Hood!” (thru 9/3)
  • “Benny and Joon” (9/7 thru 11/22)
  • “Hamlet” (thru 9/10)
  • The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey (9/30 thru 10/29)

 Marie Hitchcock Puppet Theater

  • “Lions, Tigers and Frogs, Oh My!” (8/30 thru 9/4)
  • “Flying With Fairies: New Show!” (9/6 thru 9/10)
  • “Michael, A Bigfoot Love Quest” (9/13 thru 9/17)
  • “The Town Musicos of Bremenjillo” (9/20 thru 9/24)
  • “The Three Little Pigs” (9/27 thru 10/1)

 San Diego Civic Youth Ballet

San Diego Junior Theatre 

San Diego Youth Symphony & Conservatory

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