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California
Sacramento
California State Military Museum
1119 2nd St
Sacramento CA 95814
Phone
916 442-2883
Web Site www.militarymuseum.org/
Description official state military museum, extensive online military history & resources,
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Kind of Activity Link List
Collection A-F Arms
Collection N-Z Uniforms
Research /Reading Library
New or Updated: 04/06/2003

California State Indian Museum

2618 K St
Sacramento CA   95816
Phone 
916 324-0971
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource 
Museum
Group Identity  Native American

California State Railroad Museum
1303 10th St
Sacramento CA   95814
Phone 
916 445-6445
Web Site  www.csrmf.org
Description
Type of Resource 
Museum
Primary Focus  Railroad

Crocker Art Museum
216 O Street
Sacramento CA 95814
Phone 
916 264-5423
Web Site www.cacto.org/crocker
Description  Old Master and California art
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus  Arts
Collection N-Z  Paintings

Discovery Museum History Center
1011 I Street
Sacramento CA  95814
Phone
916 264-7057
Web Site  www.thediscovery.org
Description
Type of Resource 
Museum

Golden State Museum
1020 O Street
Sacramento CA  95814
Phone
916 653-7524
Web Site  www.ss.ca.gov/museum/intro.htm
Description  State history in traditional and multi-media exhibits
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Local History

Wells Fargo History Museum
400 Capitol Mall
Sacramento CA
Phone 
916 440-4161
Web Site  http://www.wellsfargohistory.com/museums/index.html
Description stagecoach, gold rush history
Type of Resource  Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility  Gold Rush

Wells Fargo History Museum Old Sacramento
1000 2nd Street
Sacramento CA
Phone  916 440-4263
Web Site  http://www.wellsfargohistory.com/
Description  gold rush story
Type of Resource  Museum
Field of Study/Science Facility  Gold Rush

California
San Andreas
Calaveras County Historical Society

30 Main St
San Andreas CA  95249
Phone 
209 754-3918
Web Site www.visitcalaveras.org/ccmuseums.html
Description county museum, archives, in old courthouse, jail on premises
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Local History
Building Type Courthouse
Research /Reading  Archives

California
San Bernardino
20th Century History and Technology Museum
106 North Street
San Bernardino CA  92410
Phone  909 797-3279
Web Site  www.yucaipaforge.com
Description
Type of Resource 
Museum

A Special Place Children's Museum
1003 E Highland Ave
San Bernardino CA  92404
Phone  909 881-1201
Web Site  *****
Description
Type of Resource 
Museum
Primary Focus  Children

California
Fullerton Art Museum
CSU San Bernardino
5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino CA   92407
Phone  909 880-7373
Web Site  http://rvf-artmuseum.csusb.edu/
E-mail  artmuseum@csusb.edu
Description  1500 item permanent collection with focus on ancient, contemporary and ceramic art, rotating displays
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus Arts

California
San Clemente
Heritage of San Clemente Center
415 North El Camino Real
San Clemente CA 92672
Phone 949 389-1299
Web Site www.sanclemente.com/heritagecenter
Description Nixon, Marines, Green Berets and surfing
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection N-Z Surfing

  California

  San Diego

  African American Museum

  3025 Fir St

  San Diego                   CA           92102    

  Phone   619 696-7799

  Web Site  *****

  Alt Web  http://www.sdbp.com/organizations.html

  Description

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Group Identity   African American

  New or Updated:             8/18/2005



San Diego
Cabrillo National Monument
1800 Carbillo Memorial Drive
San Diego CA 92106
Phone
619 557-5450
Web Site
http://www.nps.gov/cabr/
E-mail mailto:CABR_Administration@nps.gov
Description site of discovery of San Diego Bay in 1542, holds 1854 Old Point Loma Lighthouse, offers whale watching & environmental programs
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Maritime
Building Type Lighthouse
Nature of Group or Site Government
Research /Reading Library
Era 1854
New or Updated: 05/22/2003
 

Casa de Balboa
1649 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego CA 92101
Phone 619 232-6203
Web Site www.sandiegohistory.net
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History

California
 
San Diego
 
Casa del Rey Moro African Museum
 
2471 Congress St
 
San Diego   CA   92110    
 
Phone   619 220-0022
  Web Site  www.ambers.com/
 
E-mail  cambers@home.com
 
Description  6000 years of African history, multimedia exhibits
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Group Identity   African American
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:   5/5/2005

Children's Museum of San Diego
200 West Island Ave
San Diego CA  92101
Phone 619 233-5437
Web Site www.sdchildrensmuseum.org/
Description multicultural emphasis focused on learning through the arts
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Children

Heritage Square
Address
San Diego CA 
Phone
Web Site
www.bob-taylor.com/heritage.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Building Collection

California
San Diego
House of Pacific Relations
10410 Corporal Way
San Diego CA 92124
Phone 619 234-0739
Web Site www.sannet.gov/park-and-recreation/parks/balboa4.shtml - HousePacific
Description 30 national groups host food, dance, and cultural programming
Type of Resource Museum

Julian Museum
2811 Washington Street
San Diego CA 92036
Phone 760 765-0227
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Museum

 

  San Diego

  Mingei International Museum

  1439 El Prado

  Balboa Park

  San Diego          CA           92101    

  Phone   619 239-0003

  Web Site  www.mingei.org/

  Description  focus on hand made, useful objects from around the world

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Nature of Group or Site  Crafts

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  New or Updated:             8/22/2005
 

California
San Diego
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
1001 Kettner Blvd
San Diego CA 92101
Phone 619 234-1001
Web Site www.mcacandiego.org/
Description focus is new art by younger artists, international
 
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts

Museum of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego CA 92101
Phone 619 238-7559
Web Site www.mopa.org
Description Exclusively photography, contemporary and classic
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Photography

San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum
1355 North Harbor Drive
San Diego CA  92101
Phone 619 702-7700
Web Site www.midway.org
Description USS Midway - to open in 2002
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Building Type Ship

California
San Diego
San Diego Historical Society
1649 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego CA 92101
Phone 619 232-6203
Web Site http://sandiegohistory.org/
Alt Web http://edweb.sdsu.edu/sdhs/histsoc.html
Description Local history
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History

San Diego Museum of Art
1450 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego CA 92101
Phone 619 696-1971
Web Site www.sandiegomuseum.org/lautrec/
Description sculpture garden, California art, South Asian paintings
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts

California
San Diego
San Diego Natural History Museum
1788 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego CA  92101
Phone 619 232-3821
Web Site www.sdnhm.org/
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
 

  San Diego

  San Diego Museum of Man

  1350 El Prado

  Balboa Park

  San Diego           CA           92101    

  Phone   619 239-2001

  Web Site  http://www.museumofman.org/

  Description  Footsteps through Time -- Four Millions Year of Human Evolution, Ancient Egypt, Children's Discovery center, Maya, Kumeyaay

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Anthropology

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  New or Updated:             8/24/2005

California
San Diego
Serra Museum
2727 Presidio Drive
mail: PO Box 81825
San Diego CA 92138
Phone 619 297-3258
Web Site http://www.sandiegohistory.org/mainpages/locate4.htm
Description everyday artifacts from Native American, Spanish and Mexican periods through 1848 in 1929 mission-style building
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Local History
Collection A-F Costume
Collection N-Z Tools
Group Identity Spanish
Owner/Operator: San Diego Historical Society
New or Updated: 07/01/2003

Timken Museum of Art
1500 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego CA  92101
Phone  619 239-5548
Web Site  http://gort.ucsd.edu/sj/timken
Description European, American, Russian ikons, 6 galleries and rotunda
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Paintings

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