3963 Conde Street
San Diego, CA 92110
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The model for Ramona’s Marriage Place in Helen Hunt Jackson’s famous novel, the Adobe Chapel was originally built in 1850. In addition to being a museum, this historic chapel it is also used as a venue for weddings, lectures, musical performances, and plays.
Old Town San Diego's church from 1858-1919 retains much of the original interior artifacts including the tabernacle, the altar with its beautiful marbleized finish, some woodwork including pews and doors, and chapel benefactor José Aguirre's tombstone is laid in the floor.
This venue will accept your Museum Day Live! ticket on the screen of your smartphone.
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