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Mission San Juan Capistrano Admission

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Visit: Mission San Juan Capistrano, 26801 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2601

Visit Mission San Juan Capistrano, historic landmark and museum and the birthplace of Orange County. Enhance your visit with our new multi-language Audio Tour available in English, Spanish, French, German and Italian offered free with admission. Enjoy permanent exhibits featuring historic and religious artifacts, precious and rare paintings, and more. Experience the tradition of bell ringing daily honoring the legacy of Saint Junipero Serra, who founded the Mission in 1776. Visit the newly conserved Serra Chapel, California’s only chapel still standing where Saint Serra celebrated Mass and where the Eucharist has been celebrated daily.
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Departure Point
Mission San Juan Capistrano, 26801 Ortega Hwy, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2601
Departure Time
9:00 AM
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The grounds are beautiful and the setting is great. Great place to spend a couple hours walking around I have been to many of the missions and there is a reason this one is called the jewel of the mission. It’s beautiful the flowers are...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Gary P
Reviewed 10 August 2019

This is our favorite mission to visit, and we have visited many throughout the state!! It is it very beautiful, very well organized, and well preserved. This mission is truly a must see! The chapel is gorgeous and sparks self reflection. One can sit in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 7 August 2019

The gardens are beautiful, including several large pond gardens. Get the audio tour. It helped me understand what I was seeing. It explains the issue with the swallows and their history with the mission. The gift store is a plus, 1/2 historical and 1/2 religious....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank bkay1
Reviewed 30 July 2019

My second time here. Everything is so well done, so clean, so organized, such attention to detail! The grounds are glorious and pristine. So very beautiful. The curation of the structure and artifacts are excellent. The preservation and overall experience are not to be missed....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank katiehP3264EM
Reviewed 10 July 2019

The grounds were fantastic. They provide tour information via a recorded device that you can carry around with you. The site is very old and most of it survived the 1812 earthquake. It was amazing how they were able to come create everything including iron....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from margaret c | Reviewed this property |
We became members on the day so sorry can't remember the cost but headphones are included with entre fee.
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  • Mission San Juan Capistrano
  • Duration: 2h
  • Printed Paper Ticket Required
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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