Mission

BELL RINGING

Mission

BELL RINGING
Daily at 9:00 a.m.
upon opening of the Mission

In Tribute Bell Ringing for Friar Junipero Serra

Visit the iconic bell wall and catch the tradition of bell ringing daily honoring the legacy of Friar Junipero Serra who founded the Mission in 1776, and is celebrating the 300th anniversary of his birth this year.

Upon opening of the Mission, the largest bell will be tolled everyday 7 times in honor of Mission San Juan Capistrano being the 7th of the 9 missions founded by Friar Junipero Serra, there are a total of 21 California missions.

Click here to view the new tradition!