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New Americans Museum
- 2825 Dewey Rd.
- San Diego, CA 92106
- (Liberty Station)
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This museum, located at NTC @ Liberty Station, provides inspiring and compelling educational and cultural programs and activities exploring our diverse immigrant experiences.
For centuries, the United States has beckoned to immigrants the world over. As a result, contemporary America is a diverse mosaic of cultures and traditions. One in five Americans today was either born in a foreign country or has a parent who was born abroad. In fact, children of immigrant families is the fastest growing population group in the U.S.
Understanding the impact of these demographic changes is a national imperative. In the civic, economic, and artistic arenas, yesterday’s newcomer is tomorrow’s pioneer in a continuing process that defines us to this day.
Upcoming event at New Americans Museum
- Sunday, January 26, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
- Voices of Hope: Survivors of the Holocaust Share their Stories presenting speaker Fanny Krasner Lebovits Lecture and Book Signing 1 – 2:30 p.m. Butterfly Painting Opportunity 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Author and speaker Fanny Krasner Lebovits shares her story of loss, resilience and survival during the Holocaust. Born in Liepaja, Latvia Lebovits was nineteen when Nazis invaded her town. She survived five concentration camps and went on to become a ... Read more