Daily Tours at Mission San Juan Capistrano

Voices of the Mission Audio ToursVoices of the Mission Audio Tours

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Daily
Audio Tours are free with paid adult & senior admission to the Mission

Award-winning Adult Audio Tours included with paid Adult and Senior admission in the following languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, German and Vietnamese.

Child Audio TourChild Audio Tour: Saved By The Mission Bell

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: Free with cost of admission

This humorous and imaginative audio tour is designed to engage 4th graders, but appropriate for children of all ages. Children will delight in the story of Acu’s journey through time. Acu is a misplaced man in California’s history, who seeks the help of two modern-day 4th graders Megan and Tommy to return to his time in 1915. Along the way the trio meets characters from the Mission’s past, opening the children’s eyes to the change and challenges of the Mission. This 45 minute audio program also adheres to the State of California’s educational standards for teaching Social Science. Saved by the Mission Bell is written and produced by Antenna Audio who is world renown for excellence in interpretive audio guides for world-class museums and historic sites, including USS Midway in San Diego, the Louvre in Paris, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.

Guided ToursGuided Tours

Monday – Friday: 11:15 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
(Hours and availability are subject to change)
Saturdays & Sundays: 11:15 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Sundays: 2:15 p.m.
Cost: $2 for Members; $3 Adult/$2 Child for Non-Members, in addition to museum admission

Visit Mission San Juan Capistrano historic landmark and museum as your tour destination. Guests not in a group now have the option of the guided tours offered Monday through Sunday. Guided tours truly enhance your experience at the mission, our interpretive guide does a wonderful job of hosting you through the 10 acres of museum rooms, exhibits, gardens, fountains and more. Providing you with the details of California’s early history and the birthplace of Orange County.

Guided tours are available Monday through Sunday. Tour durations are 45 minutes and do not require advanced reservations.

Swallows Walk and Talk TourSwallows Walk & Talk Tour

Daily at 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $2 for Members; $3 Adult/$2 Child for Non Members, in addition to museum admission

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