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Trailblazing Women

Episode 14: LG Malataloso

Searching for lions, leopards and warthogs while racing across the Botswana wetlands in a Land Rover, is all in a day's work for Trailblazer LG Malataloso.


One of the few women working as an African Safari Guide, LG is a rare breed herself, often having to win over the tourists she guides, who are initially surprised to see a woman behind the wheel.


WMC Exhibits

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Rockin' The Political Boat

Women during the 1960s, 1970s, and the early 1980s campaigned for a variety of issues: reproductive rights, education, representation in the media, family, workplace, and violence against women.  


Re-membering the Chicana Activist Narrative

 Acknowledge the women who dared to assert their place within the Chicano movement of the 1960s. As women. As activists. As Chicanas. 



The opportunities that called women towards California went beyond the gold men were mining for.

Get to know women of the Gold Rush Era.

The Women's Museum of California is funded by donations, grants and membership and through the City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture and the County of San Diego Board of Supervisors.

We are thankful for this support of our efforts to explore and preserve the stories of women.