Welcome to Old Town San Diego!

WANDER through lush gardens and plazas. SHOP specialty stores for treasures from around the world. INDULGE in authentic cuisine and nightlife. DANCE to strolling mariachis and baile folklórico. ENGAGE with rich history at museums, historic sites, and cultural events.

OLD TOWN SAN DIEGO, Birthplace of California!

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Asim Gunalp: The Trusted Horologist of Old Town San Diego

June 4, 2023

In the heart of Old Town San Diego stands a quaint and unassuming shop, adorned with the name Asim Gunalp, Horologist. For over three decades, …

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A Taste of the Old West: Unveiling the Charm of Barra Barra Saloon

June 3, 2023

Within the captivating Old Town San Diego State Historic Park Barra Barra Saloon stands as a beloved restaurant and bar, renowned for its enchanting rustic …

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Old Town Saloon: A Timeless Gem in Old Town San Diego

June 2, 2023

Old Town Saloon on San Diego Avenue has been a beloved establishment for locals and visitors alike for decades. Under the ownership of the Caruso …

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Unveiling San Diego’s Dark Side: Ghosts & Gravestones Frightseeing Tour

June 1, 2023

Embark on a spine-chilling adventure through the haunted history of San Diego with the Ghosts & Gravestones Frightseeing Tour. This thrilling excursion delves into the …

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Weekly Harney Street Market Announces Summer Hours of 11am-6pm

May 31, 2023

The Harney Street Market in Old Town San Diego has long been a favorite weekend event for locals and visitors alike. Its charming atmosphere, diverse …

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Not Forgotten: Mormon Battalion to Honor Vietnam Veterans at Flag Day Celebration

May 30, 2023

Old Town San Diego’s historic Mormon Battalion site will pay tribute to four distinguished Vietnam veterans by inducting them as honorary members of the renowned …

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