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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Discover the Mormon Battalion: Heroes of the American West

November 27, 2023

The Mormon Battalion Historic Site stands as a testament to the indomitable spirit and unwavering faith of the Latter-day Saint pioneers. This unique historic site …

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Virtual Adventurer: Explore California’s History and Nature with California State Parks’ New Mobile App

November 21, 2023

California State Parks has launched an exciting new mobile app called “Virtual Adventurer,” which aims to provide users with an immersive and interactive guide to …

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Origins of The San Diego Union Building and Its Restoration

November 20, 2023

In the heart of Old Town San Diego State Historic Park stands a remarkable piece of history, a building that witnessed the birth of one …

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Discovering the Colorful and Unique World of Bazaar del Mundo

November 19, 2023

Bazaar del Mundo is a unique shopping destination in San Diego that offers a diverse selection of culturally significant Mexican-inspired art and decor. Ranked among …

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Old Town Mexican Café: Where Every Bite Tells a Story

November 18, 2023

When it comes to experiencing the vibrant flavors and rich culture of Mexican cuisine, Old Town Mexican Café in San Diego’s historic Old Town is …

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Historic Charm Meets Culinary Delight: Thanksgiving at the Cosmopolitan Hotel

November 17, 2023

As the Thanksgiving season approaches, families and friends in San Diego are gearing up for a festive dining experience this Thanksgiving at the Cosmopolitan Hotel …

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