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In Loving Memory of Larry Baza

A message from our CEO, Micah Parzen: “On behalf of the entire Museum of Us community, we are heartbroken by the loss of our dear friend and trustee, Larry Baza. Larry was a dedicated servant-leader and a shining example of humanity at its best. Generous, kind and...

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“Books Like Us” Winter Reading Challenge!

“Books Like Us” Winter Reading Challenge!

The San Diego Public Library Presents... "Books Like Us"    Start off the new year right by signing up for the 2021 Winter Reading Challenge and diving into a good book! Celebrate diversity and harness the transformative power of seeing oneself...

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Museum Earns Sixth Consecutive 4-Star Charity Navigator Rating!

We are proud to announce that the Museum of Us has earned its sixth consecutive 4-star rating from Charity Navigator; America’s leading charity evaluator. A 4-star rating is Charity Navigator’s highest possible rating and demonstrates our organization’s commitment to...

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Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

Adapted from a series of social media posts made between May 30, 2020 and June 21, 2020 in response to the Black Lives Matter movement.   JUNE 1, 2020 - 11:55 A.M. PDT We stand in solidarity with our Black colleagues, partners, storytellers, visitors,...

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We’re in this Together

In the midst of these uncertain times, we are committed to supporting each other as a community, and we encourage everyone to take care of themselves – and of friends, family, neighbors, and fellow community members. Together, we can strengthen...

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Visit the Newly Refreshed Ancient Egypt Exhibit

Following a temporary closure due to the California Tower seismic retrofit, the Ancient Egypt exhibit is back open and has undergone a refresh! As part of the Museum’s first phase of decolonizing initiatives, the exhibit was updated with brand-new graphics, narrative...

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Volunteer Spotlight: Melanie Flynn

Volunteer Spotlight: Melanie Flynn

Our volunteers and interns help advance the Museum’s mission of inspiring human connections by exploring the human experience by performing a broad range of functions in a variety of departments, and they truly help enrich the visitor experience. This month, we’re...

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