Volume XXIII Number 28 ~ July 16, 1999

FrontPage Stories

Presidio Day Fiesta, Serra Museum, Presidio Park Saturday, July 17th 10 am to 5 pm. Celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Junipero Serra Museum by George W. Marston. Commemorate the 230th anniversary of the founding of the first of 21 missions in Alta California. At the site of the first European settlement, founded by Father Serra, revisit the Native American Kumeyaay, Spanish Colonial and Mexican eras of California's early history. Photo was taken at the dedication ceremony, July 16, 1929.
Sample Spanish and Native American cuisine and watch demonstrations of basket weaving, gourd decorating, ceramics, corn hust doll and candle making. The Kumeyaay bird Singers, both adults and children, will dance and sing and a Spanish dance troupe will perform traditional Spanish dances. Be sure to see ‘The Faces of Baja California,’ by Tijuana artist, Tatiana Favella.
The Serra Museum will be open to the public free of charge. Parking is available above the Serra and in Caltrans lots located at Juan and Taylor Streets, in Old Town.Historic Serra Museum to Undergo Renovation.

Historic Serra Museum to Undergo Renovation

Serra Museum, the landmark 1929 mission-style building located in Presidio Park high above Old Town State Historical Park, will temporarily close for renovations after Labor Day (September 7) through mid-October announced San Diego Historical Society Curator of Collections Jennifer Luksic. The San Diego Historical Society operates the Serra Museum.
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Tezozomoc Speaks...

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