Museum

Watch this short video to take a peek inside our museum.

Self-guided Tour

Founded in 1798, by Fr. Fermin Lasuen, successor to Fr. Junipero Serra, Mission San Luis Rey became the largest of...

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Hours and Fees

Old Mission San Luis Rey’s museum collection includes artifacts from Native American, Spanish, Mission, Mexican Secularizatio...

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Driving Directions

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History

Welcome to Mission San Luis Rey de Francia, King of the Missions.

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Quick Facts

Common questions and historical facts

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Historic Features

Not to be missed are: the Historic Mission Church, standing since 1815, with its unique Spanish and Native decorative de...

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Teachers and Students

The historic Mission structures and extensive grounds tell of our nation’s frontier past and the proud heritage that helped t...

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Behind-the-Scenes Tours

Currently and until further notice, Behind-the-Scenes tours will be limited to 10 guests.Please call (760) 757-3651 x170 or e...

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Museum Store

At the Mission Gift Shop, operated by the Franciscan Friars, our friendly staff is available to assist you in making just the...

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