Old Towne Orange contains the largest Nationally Registered Historic District in California. Repeatedly voted Orange County’s favorite downtown, the streets of Old Towne Orange are lined with antique & collectibles dealers, art galleries, & restaurants. With its central Plaza Park, it has been the gathering place for Orange residents & visitors for more than a century.
We invite you to make your visit to The Duchess a memorable experience, & perhaps the start of a tradition! In addition to the treasures you’ll find while strolling through our home & garden, there are many gems to be discovered in & around Plaza Square Park. Start with the fountain built in 1937 that serves as the anchor to more than 1300 historic buildings & homes. Enjoy lunch at one of the many local restaurants & end the afternoon with a treat from Watson Drugs & Soda Fountain, a century old staple in Old Towne.
Most people find that shopping for or designing their
home can be overwhelming or even stressful. We've
created an enjoyable and inspirational environment
where people can discover unique gifts, home furnishings
and talk to interior designers that are always happy to help.