Bask in Early California Ambiance in Old Town San Diego
Created in 1769 with just a mission and a fort, Old Town San Diego was California's first European settlement. Today, this historical neighborhood evokes the pioneering spirit of the early Mexican-American period. With unique adobe buildings and living history demonstrations, Old Town San Diego State Historic Park is the heart of the area. Visit free museums, relax at al fresco restaurants, and browse boutiques for one-of-a-kind souvenirs.
Connect with the past more deeply on a guided walking or trolley tour. Savor a hot tortilla from a street stand. Find food, folklore, and fun.