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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McConaughy House

Featuring decorative Eastlake brackets, a low-pitched roof and a bay window, this house was built in 1887 by John McConaughy. Born in 1809, he came …

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Blooming with Beauty: San Diego Floral Design

Nestled on San Diego Avenue in Old Town San Diego, San Diego Floral Design is a local florist that has been providing beautiful and unique floral …

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Make Memories at Casa Guadalajara

Step back in time and indulge in the flavors of Old Mexico at Casa Guadalajara, a beloved staple of Old Town San Diego’s dining scene. …

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Celebrate Spicy Margarita Week at Freds!

Spicy Margarita Week is a time to celebrate one of the most beloved and versatile cocktails in the world. This annual event, which typically takes …

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Shop Local Artisans at the Harney Street Market

The Harney Street Market is a vibrant and unique destination for shoppers in Old Town San Diego. Located on Harney Street between San Diego Avenue …

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Find Something Sweet at Mexico Candy Shop

Mexico Candy Shop is a unique and exciting destination for candy lovers located on Harney Street. It specializes in selling both American confections and candy …

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Play a Round at Presidio Hills Golf Course

The Presidio Hills Golf Course in San Diego is a picturesque and challenging 18-hole course that is a favorite among local golfers. The course is …

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The San Diego Union Building

This prefabricated wood-frame structure probably arrived from the East Coast by ship in 1851. The building was reassembled in Old Town San Diego. In 1868, …

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Experience the Thrill of Motorcycles at CycleVisions

Welcome to CycleVisions, the best place to start your next motorcycle venture! We are the premier independent motorcycle shop in San Diego, California, serving the …

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Enjoy Old Town Mexican Café

Old Town Mexican Café is a must-visit spot for anyone craving authentic Mexican cuisine and atmosphere. Founded in the late 1970s, Old Town Mexican Café …

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Table-Side Mezcal Flights at Tahona

If you’re a fan of Mezcal, you won’t want to miss the Mezcal tastings at Tahona in Old Town San Diego. These tastings offer the …

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Volunteer at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park!

2023 is a new year, and a new chance to become a California State Parks Volunteer with Old Town San Diego State Historic Park! Volunteer …

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El Huracán Live at the Cygnet Theatre

An epic hurricane threatens Miami. A mother and daughter ready themselves for the storm as Abuela takes shelter in a world of memory, music, and …

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Start the Day Off Right at Keema Café

If you’re looking for a delicious and convenient spot to grab breakfast, an acai bowl, a smoothie, or a specialty sandwich, look no further than …

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2023 Mormon Battalion Parade

The Old Town San Diego community is excited to announce the annual Mormon Battalion Parade and Community Event, taking place on Saturday, January 28, 2023 …

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Captain Fitch’s Mercantile Closes After 44 Years

It was a sad day for the Old Town San Diego community when it was announced that the beloved local business, “Captain Fitch’s Mercantile,” would …

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Find Unique Souvenirs at Mi Casa Es Mi Casa

If you’re looking for unique Mexican crafts and souvenirs, “Mi Casa Es Mi Casa” is the place to go. Located in the heart of San …

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Satisfy Your Cravings at Casa de Maria

If you’re looking for delicious Mexican food in San Diego, look no further than “Casa de Maria.” This popular restaurant, located in Old Town San …

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