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Address: 1100 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118
Phone Number: 619 437 8788
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Description: The Coronado Visitor Center is located in the lobby of the Museum of...
The Coronado Visitor Center is located in the lobby of the Museum of History and Art. This should be your first stop when you get to this charming and historic beach town. Friendly volunteers provide complimentary maps, brochures, discount tickets and information about events and attractions in Coronado. The Visitor Center offers docent-led tours of the historic Hotel del Coronado and the charming downtown. Open Mon through Fri, 9am to 5pm, weekends 10am to 5pm.
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It's the Official Information Center for Coronado, a non-profit with volunteers who are there to help you find what you're looking. The best part is they have free maps of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
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San Diego, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

It's the Official Information Center for Coronado, a non-profit with volunteers who are there to help you find what you're looking. The best part is they have free maps of Coronado!

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Coronado, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

A very clean public restroom (while open). The staff is helpful and it is also a souvenir store and museum access.

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Coronado, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

From Late May un till Septembert there arfe band concedrts in the park at 6 POM on Sunday. MOst of the town brings a chair or towel and a basket and enjoys the concert. Come about 5 PM for the best seats.

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Washington, DC
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564 reviews 564 reviews
251 attraction reviews
2,518 helpful votes 2,518 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Right at the head of the beach and the Coronador Hotel, it's worth a stop to get your bearings and info to plan your time on the island. The folks inside really do a great job.

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Pottsboro
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

You definitely have to go through their mini museum of the history of Coronado. The lady at the front desk was so kind and a wealth of information as well. Loved seeing the old pictures and reading the history.

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Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
37 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

If you want to have a great visit to Coronado, you have to start here. The staff was so helpful in recommending things to do and places to eat. We could have stumbled around and had a good time, but I want to maximize our limited time here on the island. I would recommend taking 10 minutes to stop in,... More 

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University Place, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The staff was great in providing us with info. and maps. They also have a very cute gift shop, and lots of books on Coronado.

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Ontario, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
17 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

they were helpful with setting up tours and information about local attraction and resturants.purchased ticket for a wonderful tour of the They were very helpful with information about tours, attractions and restaurants in the local area. We purchased tickets for a very informative tour of the Del Coronado Hotel.

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Coronado, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Centrally located on Orange Ave. in the middle of town the Visitor Center's friendly all volunteer staff offers a wealth of information seven days a week between the hours of 9-5. Also on offer: a wonderful array of maps, brochures and ideas not limited to Coronado, but including the entire San Diego Tourist Scene! In the same venue don't miss... More 

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San diego
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This was the most ridiculous thing I have ever done in my life . It began with the tour guide speaking under a tree for literally 30 minutes about history that had nothing to do with the hotel. He started talking about Christopher Columbus. That tour was over 2 hours long and you see nothing. You can just go to... More 

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