San Diego Natural History Museum
Real Pirates tells the story of a real pirate ship that sank off the coast of Cape Cod nearly 300 years ago and showcases 200 artifacts recovered from the first fully authenticated pirate ship ever discovered in U.S. waters.
This is the first time the exhibition will drop anchor on the West Coast.
Through September 1.
Bold Joseph Rossano’s interactive BOLD sculpture series is inspired in cooperation with leading biodiversity scientists, including Dr. Daniel H. Janzen of the University of Pennsylvania. BOLD shares the acronym of Barcode of Life Datasystems, the Canadian repository for the International Barcode of Life project. Through April 22, 2015.
Water: A California Story Learn about current, local issues on land and in the ocean through photos, maps, video, and hands-on activities. Continues through July 19, 2015.
Skulls Nearly 200 skulls from around the worldon display, "showcasing an eye-popping array of horns, beaks, bills, teeth, and more." Through October 26, 2015.
Fossil Mysteries From dinosaurs to mastodons, discover the rich fossil history of our region. In this major exhibition, created by the Museum, ponder a mystery, examine the strong fossil evidence from the Museum's collection, and use scientific tools to discover answers. Traveling through a 75-million-year timeline, from the age of dinosaurs to the Ice Ages, experience an unfolding of the prehistory of southern California and Baja California, Mexico. Through April 13, 2015.
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|Monday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Tuesday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Wednesday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Thursday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Friday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|
|Saturday||10 a.m. to 5 p.m.|