San Diego Chinese Historical Museum
Gaslamp Museum & William Heath Davis House
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New Children’s Museum
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Horton Grand Theatre
Downtown’s favorite breakfast place serves renowned peanut butter and banana French toast; buttermilk, orange-pecan or granola pancakes;...
404 3rd Ave · interesting places nearby
San Diego Chinese Historical Museum information
The historic heart of San Diego’s Chinese community is 3rd Ave. Immigrants were once taught English and religion in the Chinese Mission Building, built in the 1920s. Displays include Chinese-American artifacts and local art objects, and the small, white stucco structure boasts decorative red tiles, hardwood floors, and an inviting backyard.