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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Enjoy Día de Los Muertos with Amigos at Casa de Freds!

Join us here at Casa de Fred’s for this year’s Día de Los Muertos. A time to remember the loved ones that we’ve lost and …

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Self-Guided Tour of Día de los Muertos Ofrendas!

This year more than 40 ofrendas will be set up across Old Town San Diego. But what exactly is an ofrenda? An ofrenda (altar) is …

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Shop Unique & Imported Candies in Old Town

Are your trick-or-treaters tired of getting the same generic candy each year? Did you know Old Town San Diego is home to four candy shops …

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Bazaar del Mundo Hosts Annual “Día de los Muertos” Celebration in Old Town

In honor of Día de los Muertos – or “Day of the Dead” – Old Town’s Bazaar del Mundo and Casa Guadalajara are throwing a …

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Casa de Aguirre

Casa de Aguirre In 1853, Don Jose Antonio Aguirre builds one of the first houses in Old Town San Diego, the Casa de Aguirre. Don …

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La Paloma: Marketplace of the Southwest

La Paloma is Old Town’s premiere Marketplace of the Southwest. This wonderfully colorful and festive store has over 3000 square feet of resort, travel and …

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