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Explore Old Town San Diego!

Want to find out everything there is to know about Old Town San Diego State Historic Park? With the many different tour options available, you can see all there is to see and learn everything about San Diego's past whether you prefer to wander at your own pace or go on a more structured tour.

Public Walking Tours are scheduled throughout the year on select Thursdays through Sundays. Tours are approximately 50 minutes starting at the Robinson Rose Visitor Center. 

If you are interested in exploring at your own pace, visit our Self-Guided Tour page to enjoy Old Town San Diego SHP on your own.


For groups of 10 or more wishing to book a private tour, please email the park at oldtown.sandiego@parks.ca.gov

Fee: $100 per 20 guests



For schools and other institutions, we have our Digital Educational Program page, where you can find tours made to teach San Diego's early history in a fun and interesting way.