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San Diego

Walk back in time to the first two-story hotel in San Diego. Experience life in 19th-century California. Innovative ideas were popping up all over the West!

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Due to the Covid-19 virus, all Wells Fargo Museums will be closed temporarily to ensure the ongoing safety of the public and our employees.
We are monitoring the situation and will re-open as conditions allow.

Visit us

2733 San Diego Ave.
San Diego, CA 92110

Open every day
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed on Christmas Day, Thanksgiving Day, and New Year’s Day
Free admission

What you can do here

See a 1868 Wells Fargo stagecoach

Stagecoach doors were painted to show a variety of scenes. The image on our 1868 stagecoach, depicting a California Mission, is a scene still similar to many today.

What you can do here

Try out a telegraph

Did you know that Wells Fargo could move money for customers by telegraph? Try your hand at using one.

What you can do here

Examine a solid-gold pocket watch

Thomas Davies recovered a treasure box filled with gold and returned it to Wells Fargo. This watch was his thank-you.

Book a group tour

Our historians will make the museum come alive for your class or other large group through artifacts, stories, and hands-on experiences.

Call us at 619-238-3929 or email to discuss our group visit options. All tours are free.

Upcoming events

Check back soon for information about upcoming programs and events.

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Museum store

Browse gifts, collectibles, apparel, and accessories inspired by our rich history.

Hunter 18" Plush Pony
Stagecoach Salt and Pepper Shakers
Wooden Stagecoach Replica
Canvas Tote - 25th Anniversary
Stagecoach cookie jar
Wells Fargo keychain anniversary
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