Mission San Juan Capistrano
Visitor Information26801 Ortega Highway
San Juan Capistrano, California 92675
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.