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Presidio Park

Presidio Drive at Taylor Street, San Diego, CA
+1 619-236-6643
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Nice park

A nice park to walk around. Great views and I can imagine how beautiful it must of been in the... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
maryaling
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Poway, California
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Family Fun/Wedding Fun

Presidio Park has multiple areas there is the cross with the statue of Father Sierra which is... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
John E
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Manicured and pristine urban park is reminiscent of San Diego's intriguing heritage, with the Junipero Serra Museum being its most popular attraction.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good55%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Presidio Drive at Taylor Street, San Diego, CA
Old Town
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

A nice park to walk around. Great views and I can imagine how beautiful it must of been in the early years before freeways and buildings. Right near old town. Near Mission Hills which is also a beautiful area to live.

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Presidio Park has multiple areas there is the cross with the statue of Father Sierra which is normally reserved for weddings. There are areas for sports and cooking and just resting in the sun.lose from11pm to 8 am.

Thank John E
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

There's a path you can access from Old Town San Diego (which is of course also worth a visit) that seems to have been created some time ago. It has markers with bits of information on them but some of them have worn away and...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice family oriented park. You can see excellent views of the city and walk on paths that are easy to difficult to hike.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've been going to Presidio Park for my entire life. It is a beautiful setting on a long hillside. the road to the top winds through the trees and open grass areas. There are several somewhat steep areas. Kids love them but may be difficult...More

1  Thank William N
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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This park is at old town quarter with the highest point , Junipero serra mission ( place for birthplace of Sandiego and California). The park can accede by car and walk. The trail provides interesting history of San Diego , fighting between mormon battalion and...More

1  Thank jajavalB
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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This was a lookout point of great military value and that can clearly be understood from the view. You could easily see a fleet or an army approaching. The grounds need work. It's a climb from old town that's worth the effort if you've got...More

1  Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

As a child I remember it being so lush and my sister got married there but now due to the drought it is brown. The fort itself and reading the history is interesting.

1  Thank ShirleyBaker55930
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Presidio Park sits on a hill overlooking Old Town, the West end of Mission Valley, and Mission Bay. The park and the Presidio mark and commemorate the first settlement, founded in 1769, of what would become San Diego and the base from which the Spanish...More

1  Thank Dave_from_MN
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Reviewed 16 January 2016

Great place to just stroll and enjoy nature. The park is a beautiful place to picnic and just enjoy the area.

1  Thank Randy C
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956berniei
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Response from John E | Reviewed this property |
I really think a car or bike would help it is hilly
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