Mission San Juan Capistrano

WHAT'S NEW

Activities

Adobe Brick Making

Now Offered Daily! Gold Panning & Adobe Brick Making
Beginning October 15, 2014
Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Mission Clubhouse: A Place for Inspired Learning
Open Daily
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Hands-on activites include: life size basket weaving, spin the wheel of jobs, build a Roman arch and word play!
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Events

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: October 15, November 19 and December 17, 2014
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Sala Preservation Project

Sala Preservation Project: Open House
Come and join us for a presentation and overview of the Sala Preservation Project scheduled to begin in October 2014.
Thursday, October 9 at 11:00 a.m. 
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Exhibits

Mission Cemetery Tribute

LAST CHANCE! "Camposanto" - A Historical Tribute to the Mission Cemetery

Pays homage to the landmark Mission Cemetery, which is located east of the Serra Chapel. Historians believe the burials first began in 1781 and continued to about 1850. It is estimated that 3,400 were buried in the "Camposanto," or "Holy Field."
Open Daily 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closing permanently on Monday, January 4, 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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Tours

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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