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Mission San Juan Capistrano, Orange County

Mission San Juan Capistrano - Orange County, California
Mission San Juan Capistrano
26801 Ortega Highway, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675Map
+1 949 234 1300
Neighborhood: San Juan Capistrano/San Clemente
Overview

Historic Mission San Juan Capistrano is a California icon. Perhaps most famous for visits from its annual guests of honor, the swallows, the Mission means many things to many people. For Californians, it is a powerful symbol of the state's complicated colonial history. For Catholics, it is a profound religious site, indicative of the Church's own complex heritage. History buffs spend hours reveling in the facility's many exhibits and displays, connecting viscerally with the sights, sounds and feelings of generations long past. For visitors of any background, it is an undeniably gorgeous place to spend an afternoon - replete with striking architectural elements and lovingly cared-for gardens.

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Mission San Juan Capistrano General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 08:30 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums
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