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Seeley Stables

4002 Wallace St, Old Town, San Diego, CA 92110-2743
+1 619-220-5422
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Small but very good displays

We visited the Old Town San Diego State Historic Park on a Monday and found this great little... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
gwfrydg48
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Parker, Colorado
Highly Entertaining

Came upon this place by chance and can't believe that its the subject of so few revies. For me it... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Alison52
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Bordon, United Kingdom
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Museum that consists of a reconstructed stable and barns that house a collection of horse-drawn buggies, wagons, carriages and other western memorabilia.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good54%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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4002 Wallace St, Old Town, San Diego, CA 92110-2743
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Old Town San Diego State Historic Park on a Monday and found this great little museum was open. We had visited the Maritime Museum and learned more about the shipping history so it was great to see the wagons and stagecoaches being...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Came upon this place by chance and can't believe that its the subject of so few revies. For me it was one of the high points of my visit to Old Town. Okay, its not a slick operation - no av aids or modern technology...More

Thank Alison52
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Nice tour. Learned a bit. Enjoyed seeing the freight wagons. Also enjoyed seeing the Studebaker wagons. But, many informational signs are ripped and difficult to read due to missing portions. The barn is a reproduction. The wagons inside are preserved in their as found or...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stopped in for an hour and enjoyed this welcoming State Museum in Old Town. You can only shop in so many of the tourist shops. Stop here to read some facts about historical carriages and western gear. It costs nothing which is unusual. Kids...More

Thank TucsonDaug
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This huge horse stable building used as horse carriage museum. The exhibits are so interesting for all ages to enjoy how the people in the past came to SanDiego from the East and other areas of US. On the second floor, the exhibitions devoted to...More

Thank jajavalB
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

At first I didn't think I would enjoy stopping at Steeley stables but I really did enjoy seeing all the different carriages and reading up on some of the history of the place. While I did not stay long, I did stay long enough to...More

Thank Jimmie H
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

If you are in Old Town, this is a must see. The stable is filled with historical artifacts and provides insight into the lives of the early inhabitants. The wagons and carriages were impressive. The museum is free.

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is one of the better museums in Old Town. It is also one of the larger ones. They have a great collection of wagons, coaches and a lot of western artifacts. It is spread over two floors. I did not watch it, but they...More

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

What an amazing collection from days of old. It's free but do take donations if you choose to. Lots of displays, coaches, pictures and historical items of interest. Well done!

Thank Chiefly1
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

The Seeley Stables is one of the several historic buildings / museums in San Diego Old Town. Within are carriages and tack from those days when horses where the main means of transportation. The space is two stories, the second being open in the center...More

Thank Kenneth L
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