Posts Categorized: Attractions in the Downtown Gaslamp Quarter

Historical Museums Abound in San Diego and All are “Must See” Attractions Everyone Should Plan to See

  Museum Galore are what visitor to San Diego are blessed with seeing. This is because San Diego was the white first settlement on the West Coast of the United States. For starters,  Mission San Diego de Alcala was the first of 21 missions founded by Father Junipero Serra in 1769. This historical site should… Read more »

San Diego Repertory Theatre is Downtown San Diego’s Popular Resident Professional Theatre

San Diego Repertory Theatre is downtown San Diego’s resident professional theatre—celebrating year-round on our three stages and in our art galleries the diversity and creativity of our community. As the resident and managing company of the Lyceum Theatre, they produce and host over 300 events and performances a year. They have produced 39 main stage… Read more »

Lambs Players Theatre Group Performs Year Around in Two Venues Coronado & Downtown

As one of San Diego’s leading performing arts organizations, Lamb’s Players Theatre is proud to be an integral part of the vibrant arts community in this nationally recognized cultural destination. They run shows year-round in two theatres, one is located in the charming island community of Coronado, just a short drive over the bridge from… Read more »

ARTS TIX Get 50 % OFF Live Theatre Tickets for Same Night Performances in San Diego

ARTS TIX is a discount theatre ticket outlet which offers up to 50% off ticket prices for live theatre and other arts performances throughout San Diego County. Their ticket outlets are conveniently located in Escondido and Downtown San Diego. See what’s on sale today! This has been a great resource for San Diego to promote… Read more »

Centre City Development Corporation is the Driving Force of the Dynamic Redevelopment in Downtown

The dynamic force behind the redevelopment of the downtown is the Centre City Development Corporation (CCDC). Visit their Web site CCDC.com for information about all of the new downtown residential, commercial and public development projects. Also visit sandiegodowntown.org for business relocation and other downtown insider news. During the past 33 years, approximately $1.45 billion in… Read more »

CCDC Downtown Bus Tours: Discover Whats New in Downtown San Diego on a Free Bus Tour

With over $3 billion of changes coming to Downtown, it’s getting more exciting than ever. The Center City Development Corporation offers Free Downtown bus tours offer close-up views of downtown’s unique neighborhoods and highlight recent and upcoming projects. All tours begin at the DIC (193 Horton Plaza). For reservations, call 619-235-2222. These tours occur every… Read more »

Gaslamp Museum at the William Heath Davis House, the Oldest House in the Gaslamp

The Gaslamp Museum at the William Heath Davis House, built in 1850, is the oldest house in San Diego’s Historic Gaslamp Quarter. Because of the shortage of lumber in the area at the time, 8 to 10 pre-cut houses were purchased from a manufacturer in Portland, Maine and shipped to San Diego. After a long… Read more »

Ghirardelli Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop Is a Popular Destination for Hot Fudge Sundaes

A Ghirardelli® Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop is the perfect destination to experience decadent chocolate & irresistible World Famous Hot Fudge Sundaes topped with freshly homemade hot fudge. While at a Ghirardelli Ice Cream Shop, you can also indulge in unforgettable fountain treats including shakes, floats, malts and other delectable fountain creations. Look for friendly… Read more »