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Old Mission Santa Ines

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Address: 1760 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2625
Phone Number: +1 805-688-4815
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Follow the Missions

While driving back from Carmel we decided to visit and tour all missions between Carmel and Brea. We visited old Mission Santa Ines. The history of California comes alive when... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Anaheim, California
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Anaheim, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

While driving back from Carmel we decided to visit and tour all missions between Carmel and Brea. We visited old Mission Santa Ines. The history of California comes alive when you visit these missions and they are beautiful too.

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Yucaipa, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I attempted to take the self guided tour and our stroller would not fit through the door. Only one of the two doors was open. The lady working completely ignored me when was trying to see if she could help. Being that there was no one else in there besides her and I don't think it was... More 

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Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice to stop and enjoy the view and history of the place. They have a mini tour and a fee to enter the church with the mini museum. Entrance is from the souvenir shop. maybe spend about 45mins to an hour at this place.

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San Lorenzo, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stop by for a quick visit to the church. Since it's not Sunday, there's a $5 entrance to see the mini museum they have and was able to visit the church. Gift shop has lots of neat religious stuff.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great trip to the Santa Ines mission in Solvang California. The people in the gift shop are very nice. The tour was only $5.00 per adult. A good value for your dollar. Enjoy

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Sonoma Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is anazing regarding available building materials. The mission is a place of worship and plays an important place in Californiz history.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I did not do the tour but we did go to the Spanish mass. We got there as it was coming to an end. We walked through the rose garden area with our baby in her stroller and walked the stations of the cross with her in her stroller. Great walk, beautiful mission. Must see while in... More 

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Ontario, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So peaceful! Very neat that it currently has masses going! People in gift shop were very helpful! Loved seeing the 14 stops of Jeaus

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Thank Dawn S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

A little bias about this place, being a local resident and A Catholic. Has a beautiful museum full of local chumash culture and artifacts. Also nice view of the Santa Ynez river and Refugio mtns. Great little gift shop. Great rest stop while in the valley.

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Glendale, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

In the early times that the Catholic Church was building missions along the coast of California in hopes of getting the Native American People converted to the Catholic Religion, this mission was one in the chain built on or near the coast. Yes, most look alike and the tours are generally the same but, you've got to see them all.... More 

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