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Spanish missions in California


The Spanish missions in California comprise a series of 21 religious outposts; established by Catholic priests of the Franciscan order between 1769 and 1833,  ...

California Missions Resource Center | History of the California ...


Presents key facts, images and stories about the California Missions, including historical drawings and visitor information.

California Missions Foundation


Dedicated to preserve, protect and maintain California's missions. Includes basic data on each mission, ways to contribute, issues and news.

Californias-Missions.org: A California Missions Resource Website


Top Banner. Teacher Information Button, Mission Map. Parent Information Button · Mission History Button. Individual Mission Pages Button. Resources Button.

Athanasius Schaefer: California Missions


Introduction. What are the California Missions? Why were they built? Who established them? These are fundamental questions surrounding an enterprise that ...

California Missions - Social Studies Fact Cards


About the California Missions · Making a Model of a Mission · Map of the Missions . The Missions in Order of Their Founding. San Diego de Alcalá · Santa Cruz.

The Spanish Missions of Southern California


Twenty one missions were built in southern California as part of the Spanish colonisation of the eighteenth century, from San Diego de Alcalá in the south - the ...

California missions - Guides - Los Angeles Times


California's famed 21 missions were all built to be exactly a day's journey apart. Written by Christopher Reynolds Produced by Isabella Sayyah.

California missions - Los Angeles Times


Children play in the courtyard outside the Carmel Mission. The mission was the headquarters of the Alta California missions headed by Father Junípero Serra ...

Calisphere: California Missions


Establishing religious authority to convert Native Californians to Catholicism was central to Spanish colonization. Spain's 21 California missions stretched along ...

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The California Missions Trail - California State Parks


From their humble, thatch-roofed beginnings to the stately adobes we see today, the missions represent a dynamic chapter of California's past. By the time the ...

California Missions List of 21 Missions, Photos, Location


California has 21 historic missions along El Camino Real that visitors can see and experience. Look at our list.

MissionTour Home - MissionTour


Follow my tour of the California Missions as it takes place. As each Mission is visited I'll be adding a complete description, a pictorial tour, maps to help find the  ...