Mission San Juan Capistrano



Adobe Brick Making

Gold Panning & Adobe Brick Making
Saturday & Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Christmas at the Mission

St. Joseph's Day & Return of the Swallows Celebration
Don't miss this world-renowned tradition celebrating the annual return of the famous swallows to Capistrano.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m
Join us for this historic celebration, full of tradition, community, and festivity!
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Homeschool Family Day

Homeschool Family Day
Join us at the Mission for Homeschool Family Day. Now offering a discount package that includes child admission, guided tour, audio tour, panning for gold, adobe brick making, koi fish food, Mission Clubhouse ID card and passport explorer. 
Every 3rd Wednesday of the Month
Upcoming Homeschool Family Days: February 18, March 18, April 15, May 20 and June 17, 2015
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Mission Treasures Exhibit

Native American Museum and Interpretive Room

See the newly refurbished Native American Museum and Interpretive room in the West Wing Museum Building. Explore authentic artifacts, music, and interactive station. Great for all ages! Learn about the past and present.
Open Daily 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.mm.
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Mission San Juan Capistrano

Swallows Walk & Talk Tour
Daily at 1:00 p.m.

Learn the facts about cliff swallows, view the swallows vocalization experiment and hear the legend of the Swallows of Capistrano.

Mission San Juan Capistrano

Serra Chapel Tour
Every Sunday at 11:15 a.m.

In honor of Father Serra's 300th birthday celebration, tour the Serra Chapel, the most historically significant church in California. Father Serra celebrated Mass in this chapel in 1783.


Mission San Juan Capistrano plans fun, day and night for the whole family! For event dates and times, visit our calendar.

Underwriting and sponsorships available for all events, for more information please contact Christine Robinson at (949) 234-1321.

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