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Mission San Luis Rey Museum Admission

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    Mission San Luis Rey is among the largest of California's 21 Spanish missions, and it shows the significance of Spanish influence in the state's history.

    Browse the museum at your own pace and see informative displays of Native American, Mexican, and Spanish artifacts. The mission is known for its sunken gardens, and archaeological and architectural features such as a wooden dome and cupola. It was once referred to as 'king of the missions.'

    In the present day, the mission is both a retreat center, a home for Franciscan friars and has an active church with daily Mass at noon.
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Great place to visit. I came with my family we all enjoyed the views and history. You cant see the whole mission due to the fact that they have seminars and school going on at all times.

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Jennessyhennessy
    Reviewed 1 July 2019

    Lovely grounds to walk around. Beautiful chapel. Interesting history. Nice gift shop. Stop to see the oldest chili tree in the back.

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank rose k
    Reviewed 22 June 2019 via mobile

    Just beautiful. Very well kept and restored. There is a lot of information through building. The grounds are amazing. Small but very nice and affordable gift shop. If you go to Oceanside or San Diego take time to see the mission! You won’t be disappointed.

    Date of experience: June 2019
    1  Thank Bigredred
    Reviewed 5 June 2019

    Gorgeous and informative primary source materials. A story of California’s earliest history well told in a wonderful environment. So worth a visit! Don’t miss the self guided art tour in the museumM

    Date of experience: March 2019
    1  Thank bgarrand
    Reviewed 7 May 2019

    You will enjoy the experience. There is a lot to see and interface with. See the lavanderia where the native americans washed their clothes. See the document that Abraham Lincoln signed two weeks before his assination. The mission has the largest collection of liturgical vestiments...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    1  Thank stampsofm
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    • Mission San Luis Rey
    • Duration: 6h
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    • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Spanish
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