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May 18, 2023

23 Family Summer Vacation Ideas, From Costa Rica Eco-Lodges to Alaska National Parks

Condé Nast Traveler

Whether city, the sea, or the great wildernesses beyond, these are the ultimate family adventures.

May 15, 2023

‘Trino’s World’ at Comic-Con Museum showcases Mexican cartoonist


Comic-Con Museum and the Consulate General of Mexico in San Diego have collaborated for the new exhibit “Trino’s World.” The exhibition showcases one of the most popular and celebrated cartoonists in Mexico, José Trinidad Camacho, better known as Trino.

May 4, 2023

Comic-Con Museum holds Star Wars Day blood drive


Celebrate “May the Fourth Be With You” by doing a good deed like giving blood.

Apr 26, 2023

El Museo de Comic-Con de San Diego alberga exhibición del caricaturista mexicano ‘Trino’

The San Diego Union-Tribune en Español

Se trata de la primera exhibición en un museo de Estados Unidos del reconocido monero mexicano

Apr 25, 2023

Mexican Consulate General to help open ‘Trino’s World’ at Comic-Con Museum


One of the most popular cartoonists in Mexico will be celebrated Tuesday with the opening of “Trino’s World” — El Mundo de Trino — at the Comic-Con Museum in Balboa Park.

Mar 28, 2023

Meet Some Of The Women Who’ve Shaped San Diego Into One Of America’s Most Popular Destinations


Women’s History Month might be coming to an end, but there’s no reason to stop being mindful of how women are positively impacting our lives. Here, get acquainted with some of the dynamic women who’ve shaped San Diego into one of the country’s most popular destinations today.

Feb 24, 2023

Comic-Con Museum Tops Best Pop Culture Vote in USA Today 10Best Awards

Times of San Diego

Pow! The Comic-Con Museum in Balboa Park has won the Best Pop Culture Museum category in the 2023 USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards.

Feb 24, 2023

These are the Best Museums Across the Nation for 2023

USA Today

There are more than 35,000 museums in the United States, according to a figure released by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. That means there’s more than twice as many museums in the country as there are McDonald’s restaurants – a staggering figure.

Feb 3, 2023

Comic-Con Museum opens animation and art exhibits on Saturday

The San Diego Union-Tribune

‘The Animation Academy’ is a hands-on introduction to cartooning, and ‘Cover Story’ showcases the Comic-Con International: San Diego convention program art from the past 50 years

Jan 28, 2023

Llega Bugs Bunny y otros personajes animados al museo de San Diego

El Imparcial

La exhibición permitirá a los visitantes crear su propio cortometraje animado en stop-motion, aprender sobre el arte de la creación de guiones gráficos y tomar fotos en spots de sus películas favoritas.

Nov 23, 2022

Comic-Con Museum Celebrates 1-Year Anniversary as Year-Round Popular Arts Headquarters

Times of San Diego

San Diego Comic Convention’s Comic-Con Museum, showcasing comics and popular arts, celebrates its first anniversary as a year-round extension of the premier celebration of its kind in the world, Comic-Con International.

Oct 18, 2022

Spider-Man exhibit explores cultural impact of web-slinger

SD News

Celebrating the masked hero’s 60th anniversary, the Comic-Con Museum is open for the public to view the world’s first-ever Spider-Man exclusive exhibit, “Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing – The Exhibition” until Jan. 3, 2023.

Oct 8, 2022

Inside the Comic-Con Museum


California Live’s Amber Pfister joins the 60th anniversary of Marvel’s legendary Spider-Man by taking us inside San Diego’s Comic-Con Museum for an exclusive preview of their “Marvel’s Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing” exhibit.

Oct 7, 2022

Comic-Con Museum hosts ‘Hemingway in Comics’


Comic-Con Museum recently opened “Hemingway in Comics,” an exhibit that explores what it means to be an icon and how that image can change over time. The exhibit is inspired by Robert K. Elder’s book of the same title.

Sep 24, 2022

Comic-Con Museum Exhibit Chornicles a Famous Writer’s Mass-Market Impact

Times of SD

“Hemingway in Comics” takes a look at literary giant Ernest Hemingway’s influence in pop culture, including his more than 120 appearances in comics from 18 countries and in 40 works of art from a variety of artists.

Aug 15, 2022

The Best Museums to Visit in San Diego


Now San Diegans can experience Comic-Con whenever they like—the Comic-Con Museum opened its doors in Balboa Park late last year.

Aug 6, 2022

Spider-Man Cosplayers Recreate The Iconic Pointing Meme at SDCC

Screen Rant

The Spider-Man meme of two Spidey’s pointing at one another has gone viral ten times over, and now cosplayers at SDCC have made it even better!

Jul 22, 2022

The Comic-Con Museum wants to be bigger than Comic-Con. Here’s what that means

LA Times

Welcome to Screen Gab, the newsletter for everyone who’s Spidey sense is tingling with the web-slinger’s induction into the Comic-Con Museum Hall of Fame.

Jul 21, 2022

Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing the Exhibition at Comic-Con Museum in San Diego! SDCC 2022

Look Who’s Blogging TV

We check out Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing the Exhibition at the new Comic Con Museum at Balboa Park, San Diego!

Jul 20, 2022

Inside Comic-Con Museum’s Spider-Man Exhibit

San Diego Magazine

Fans of Marvel’s most-recognizable superhero can experience 60 years of the franchise through original art, movie props and interactive zones.

Jul 15, 2022

Muestran en SD 60 anos de historia de Spider-Man

Frontera/El Imparcial

El legendario arácnido comparte una muestra de 60 años de historia que alberga el Museo del Comic Con en SD.

Jul 13, 2022

San Diego enters Spider-Verse with new Comic-Con Museum exhibit

Spectrum News 1

Balboa Park’s newest museum will host the world premiere of the first-ever Spider-Man exclusive exhibit, “Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing – The Exhibition,” celebrating 60 years of the character Marvel’s Stan Lee and Steve Ditko first introduced to the world in 1962.

Jul 2, 2022

Beyond Amazing: SDCC’s Spider-Man Anniversary Exhibit Is Now Open

Screen Rant

To celebrate Spider-Man’s 60th anniversary, San Diego Comic-Con’s Museum has opened Beyond Amazing, a new exhibition featuring Marvel’s iconic hero.

Jul 1, 2022

Faithful Retelling of Spider-Man Saga Will Thrill Fans at Comic-Con Museum Exhibit

Times of SD

With great artifacts comes a great collection. That can be seen at “Marvel’s Beyond Amazing: Spider-Man The Exhibition,” which opens Friday at the Comic-Con Museum in Balboa Park.

Jun 30, 2022

Spider Man; Más allá de lo asombroso, llega a San Diego con exposición inmersiva


A partir del día de mañana 1 de julio, todos los seguidores del famoso hombre araña podrán visitar la exhibición de estreno mundial de Spider Man; Más allá de lo asombroso, que tendrá lugar en el museo del Comic Con dentro de Balboa Park.

Jun 30, 2022

Spiderman exhibit opening at Comic-Con Museum in Balboa Park

CBS 8 San Diego

Spider-Man is swinging over from the skyscrapers of New York for a stint at the Comic-Con Museum in Balboa Park.

Jun 30, 2022

Spider-Man swings into Comic-Con Museum


Marvel Comics’ Spider-Man celebrates his 60th anniversary this year and he will be inducted into the Comic-Con Museum’s Character Hall of Fame. To celebrate his legacy, Comic-Con Museum is opening Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing – The Exhibition on Friday.

Jun 29, 2022

A Huge Spider-Man Exhibition Spins a Web at Comic-Con Museum


“Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing” opens at the Comic-Con Museum in San Diego on July 1; it will be on view through 2022.

Jun 28, 2022

Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing’ exhibit swing into Comic-Con Museum

San Diego Union-Tribune

The Comic-Con Museum at Balboa Park is preparing to unveil its latest exhibit, “Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing,” just in time for the bustling pop culture convention’s summer return. Set to debut to the public on July 1, the exhibit will commemorate the 60th anniversary of Spider-Man’s comic debut and undeniable presence in the world of entertainment.

Jun 27, 2022

‘Spider-Man: Beyond Amazing’ exhibit coming to San Diego ahead of Comic-Con

Fox 5 San Diego

In honor of the 60-year anniversary of his comic debut, a new Spider-Man-centered exhibit is swinging into San Diego just ahead of Comic-Con!