BIPOC History Ride

Celebrate the rich cultural history of San Diego by experiencing historic homes, buildings and landmarks that tell the legacy of Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) in the community. This is a self-guided bike ride that can be done at any time. This event is a collaboration between BikeSDCirculateSDPedal for Justice SD and the San Diego County Bicycle Coalition.

Find out more about the tour here, or go straight to the tour map here.


Japanese Americans in San Diego: 1885-present

Currently on exhibit in our reading room is a general history of the Japanese American community in San Diego. We have sections on the Issei farming and fishing industries; early community building; wartime incarceration; and community rebuilding and reparations after World War II.

Issei Fishing & Farming wall