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Spanish Missions of California
Mission San Diego de Alcala
10818 San Diego Mission Rd.
Mission Valley, CA 92108
(619) 281-8449
July 16, 1769
Mission San Carlos Borromeo
3080 Rio Rd.
Carmel, CA 93923
(408) 624-3600
June 3, 1770
Mission San Antonio de Padua
Hunter Liggett Military Res.
Jolon, CA 93928
(408) 385-4478
July 14, 1771
Mission San Gabriel Archangel
537 W. Mission Dr.
San Gabriel, CA 91776
N/A
September 8, 1771
Mission San Luis Obisbo de Tolosa
782 Monterey St.
San Luis Obisbo, CA 93401
(805) 543-6850
September 1, 1772
Mission San Francisco de Asis
3321 16th St.
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 621-8203
June 29, 1776
Mission San Juan Capistrano
Camino Capistrano at Ortega Hwy
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92693
(714) 248-2048
November 1, 1776
Mission Santa Clara de Asis
500 E. Camino Real, Santa Clara Univ.
Santa Clara, CA 95053
(408) 554-4023
January 12, 1777
San Buenaventura
211 E. Main St.
Ventura, CA 93001
(805) 643-4318
March 31,1782
Mission Santa Barbara
2201 Laguna St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 682-4713
December 4, 1786
Mission La Purisima Conception
2295 La Purisima Rd.
Lompoc, CA 93436
(805) 733-3713
December 8. 1787
Mission Santa Cruz
126 High St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(408) 426-5686
August 28, 1791
Mission Nuestra Senora de la Soledad
36641 Fort Romie Rd.
Soledad, CA 93960
(408) 678-2586
October 9, 1791
Mission San Jose
43300 Mission Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 657-1797
June 11, 1797
Mission San Juan Bautista
2nd & Mariposa
San Juan Bautista, CA 95045
(408) 623-2127
June 24, 1797
Mission San Miguel Archangel
801 Mission St.
San Miguel, CA 93451-0069
(805) 467-3256
July 25, 1797
Mission San Fernando Rey de Espana
15151 San Fernando Mission Blvd.
Mission Hills, CA 91345
(818) 361-0186
September 8, 1797
Mission San Luis Rey de Francia
4050 Mission Ave.
San Luis Rey, CA 92068
(619) 757-3651
June 13, 1798
Mission Santa Ines
Hwy 246
Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 688-4815
September 17,1804
Mission San Rafael Archangel
1104 5th St.
San Rafael, CA 94901
(415) 454-8141
December 14, 1817
Mission San Francisco Solano
114 E. Spain St. (Hwy 112)
Sonoma, CA 95476
(707) 938-1519
July 4, 1823
Mission Founders
Fr. Junipero Serra founded the first nine missions (San Diego through Buenaventura).
Fr. Fermin Lasuen founded the next nine missions (Santa Barbara through San Luis Rey).
Fr. Estevan Tapis founded Santa Ines.
Fr. Vicente de Sarria founded San Rafael Archangel.
Fr. Jose Altimira founded San Francisco Solano.

Historical Headquarters
Mission San Carlos Borromeo was the headquarters of the 21 Missions prior to secularization in 1833.


Learn more about the Spanish Missions of California.
See a photo of Mission San Juan Capistrano.

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