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Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego

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Spanning more than 16 blocks of downtown San Diego, the city's historic center is called Gaslamp Quarter and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Its Victorian-era buildings are now home to shops, sidewalk cafes, restaurants, bars, and more. Wander the streets and explore the many theaters, galleries, and museums that make the area a cultural hub. Be sure to keep an eye out for some of the replicas of the historical gas-powered lamps, the namesake of the district, which have been reinstalled at one intersection. Plan your visit to Gaslamp Quarter and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our San Diego trip app.
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  • Where do I start excellent food, Drinks, Live Music, Free Shows on the Street, woman playing Violin, Guy Playing the Drums etc The scooters are so much fun best way to get around or simply walk...  more »
  • Was eating dinner outside tonight at Morton’s with my wife and was shot in the back twice with a BB gun. The police are looking for the 2 guys but you should definitely not dine outside at least in...  more »

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