Mission San Juan Capistrano

Visitor Information

26801 Ortega Highway
San Juan Capistrano, California 92675

Phone: 949-234-1300
Website: http://www.missionsjc.com
Hours: Open Daily: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Closed at noon Good Friday and Christmas Eve. The historic Mission reserves the right to close due to weather conditions. On rainy days, please call (949) 234-1300 to check hours of operation

National Trust for Historic Preservation Member Discount: $1.00 regular admission


Founded in 1776 and often referred to as “The Jewel of the Missions,” Mission San Juan Capistrano, California Landmark # 200, is one of the most popular of the 21 missions in California and welcomes more than 320,000 visitors per year from around the world. While Mission San Juan Capistrano has a 237-year history, today it is an exciting place that serves as the perfect setting for inspiration and education about California’s early history, its indigenous people, art, architecture and more.