History Talks! is an on-going lecture series presented by The Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House.
Experts in their field give riveting talks on a variety of subjects.

Upcoming History Talks!  All lectures begin at 7pm unless otherwise noted.

September 13- Medical Care in Early San Diego- Dr. Catalina Preskill, Executive Director GQHF

October 18- The Spy in the Attic-  Martiza Skandunas, Founder San Diego Ghost Hunters and Genealogic Historian. Sandee Wilhoit, GQHF Historian and Lead Tour Guide.

November 15- Why do Cape-Cod  Salt-Box Style Houses Turn Up in the Most Interesting Places? – Dan Haslam

December 10, 2-4pm- History for the Holidays 





Past History Talks!

From Skid Row to the Heart of San Diego: The Transformation of the Gaslamp Quarter

The Free Speech Movement in San Diego

Changing Silhouettes of the 19th Century

Alonzo Horton and the Founding of New Town San Diego

Alonzo Horton’s Spouses and Houses