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The Headquarters at Seaport

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Used to be the Downtown Police Headquarter Bldg - The Headquarters at Seaport

We went to Seaport Village and also the Headquarters at Seaport. It was fun to see the area and... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
mini
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Fremont, California
Great For Kids and Adults!...And, FREE!

I like free fun...don't you? Doesn't everyone? It is amazing to me how fast SD has reinvented... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
HappyTraveler0109
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Pasadena, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a quaint little open air market offering a range of nice shops and hip restaurants. Skip the original Seaport Village next door and spend your time roaming around here instead. This used to be police headquarters years ago and was re-purposed into an outdoor...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2018

We went to Seaport Village and also the Headquarters at Seaport. It was fun to see the area and buildings. The headquarters used to be the Downtown Police Headquarters.

Thank mini
Reviewed 5 June 2018

After walking through Seaport Village, we wandered across the street to look around. There is not much here in this open courtyard outlet; a few specialty stores mixed in with restaurants. As for restaurants there is a Mexican restaurant, Cheesecake Factory, poke restaurant, seafood restaurant...More

Thank Bottomshelfhockey
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The Headquarters at Seaport used to be Downtown Police Headquarters...you can even look at some old police items and history. The fun is the food. Delicious and interesting dishes are served at the restaurants here. Sure, go over to Seaport village but when you get...More

Thank Donna W
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Mall with nicer restaurants. A bit interesting given its police headquarters history. Better than seaport village next door.

Thank James M
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

This place is the old San Diego Police Headquarters that has been converted to a small outdoor shopping/restaurant area. There are several unique boutique/clothing/gift shops as well as three major restaurants: Seasons 52, Puestos and Cheesecake Factory. They have an amazing gelato/sorbetto shop and Starbucks...More

Thank Mer1001
Reviewed 27 December 2017

I like free fun...don't you? Doesn't everyone? It is amazing to me how fast SD has reinvented itself...to think that less than 30 years ago, what is now an array of wonderful shops and restaurants (including Cheesecake Factory and Starbucks) was the headquarters for a...More

Thank HappyTraveler0109
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Hidden away is this small historic monument to the San Diego police we found it as it is next to the public conveniences. The cell block has a cell you can enter. Get your photo taken in front of the suspect board. Only takes about...More

Thank Helena L
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Stop by The Headquarters, a small, open air shopping and restaurant complex opening onto an attractive courtyard and adjacent to San Diego bay and Convention Center. Skip the Cheesecake Factory in favor of great cocktails and gourmet tacos at Puesto's or for a special occasion...More

Thank Julie J
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

They have a genuine jail house here with a wall of booking photos and a few of the cells are actually open so kids can walk around them: great photo opportunity. It's clearly marked: right opposite the Puesto Mexican restaurant

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