Student and Parent Resources

Mission Report Resources
Backpack Resource Program
4th Grader Q&A Sessions
Homeschool Family Days
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Accessibility Hour



Purchase a “4th Grader Package”
Includes student admission, audio tour, access to onsite backpack program, Mission Passport and mission resource book. Purchase at the Gate House for $13.47 (value $18). *Not applicable to field trips

Enjoy our FREE 4th Grader Q&A Sessions
Offered every Saturday & Sunday at 3:30 p.m. Learn all the facts you need to know for your Mission Report.

Mission Report Student/Parent Workbooks
For students unable to visit any mission in person, the “21 California Missions Report Workbook” and “Mission San Juan Capistrano Report Workbook” are recommended and available for purchase at the Mission Store or by visiting our website at for $10.95 each.

Multi-Language Audio Tour
Available in English, Spanish, French, German, and Italian.

Backpack Resource Program
Daily • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Check out at Gate House.

Native American Basket Weaving*
Wednesdays (1st and 3rd of the month) • 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Curiosity Carts*
Tuesdays & Thursdays • 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

4th Grader Q&A Sessions
Saturdays & Sundays • 3:30 p.m.

Homeschool Family Day
Every 3rd Wednesday of the month. By reservation only.

Guided Tours
Fridays • 11:15 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Weekends • 11:15 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.
Also offered during holiday and school breaks!

Art Walks*
Fridays • 10:30 a.m.
*Subject to volunteer availability

STEM and Hands-On Learning

Mission Clubhouse – Ask for a FREE Kids Club Card!
Open daily • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Panning for Gold, Adobe Brick Making and Arrowhead Necklace
Weekends • 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.