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! 

July 12- Alonzo Horton and the Founding of New Town San Diego– Richard Crawford, Author and Head Librarian of Special Collections at the Central Library.

August 16- The Wives of Alonzo Horton- Sandee Wilhoit, GQHF Historian and Lead Tour Guide.

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- 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