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Carlsbad Convention and Visitor Information

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Old style Train Station Visitors Center

Really friendly spot located inside the olde original Carlsbad Train Station. All the people here... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
John R
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Carlsbad, CA
Very Helpful Staff

We stopped in here quick just looking for a map of the area, but the lady working was so sweet and... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
Beachgirl281010
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Gilbert, Arizona
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9 Jul 2018
“Old style Train Station Visitors Center”
21 Jun 2018
“Very Helpful Staff”
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Be sure to stop off at this visitor center for brochures, maps, hotel, beach and surf information to take advantage of all this charming town has to offer.
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400 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008-2301
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+1 760-434-6093
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Really friendly spot located inside the olde original Carlsbad Train Station. All the people here are very friendly and know just about everything about anything going on in Carlsbad and surrounding towns. Just ask and I am sure they can help

Thank John R
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We stopped in here quick just looking for a map of the area, but the lady working was so sweet and helpful. She had a great map to share and lots of other helpful brochures as well.

Thank Beachgirl281010
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Stumbled upon this center on our way walking into the village. Got maps and all kinds of travel advice. Wish I had gotten the names of the two women working there - very friendly, very helpful. Great place to stop for info and maps.

Thank b d
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Average visitor center in interesting old building. Usual maps, attractions, etc. In heart of town has its own free small parking lot. Open on Sundays until 3 PM.

Thank Pnemiller
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I didn't visit here, but called beforehand to find out the best way to get to San Diego for a day visit. The lady there told me about the Coaster commuter train, which turned out to be enjoyable as well as convenient & inexpensive.

Thank BeaufortJane
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The two ladies we spoke with were very helpful in helping us with finding things to do. They were very familiar with the area and were able to point us in the right direction. The were unable to answer my question about a picture that...More

Thank carpitt
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We found this service to be helpful and show all there is to see and do in Carlsbad. We were visiting for Legoland but saw so much more. The shopping is great too!

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Reviewed 5 April 2015

The lady who served us here was very helpful in suggesting a couple of things for us to do. We took her advice on a couple of things and were happy we did.

Thank jenny w
Reviewed 27 February 2015

This is a delightful place to get local information about all sorts of activities and events in Carlsbad and the surrounding area. It's located in an old Santa Fe railroad depot which also features local historical information. The morning we stopped in, the volunteers were...More

Thank robynwimmer1
Reviewed 8 January 2015

It is an old train station (circa 1880's) and is worth the visit, even if you do not need any info. The structure harkens back to a much earlier time and stands in stark contrast to the modern station just a few feet up the...More

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