Museum Hours and Fees

Mission San Luis Rey’s museum collection includes artifacts from Native American, Spanish, Mission, Mexican Secularization and American Military periods.

Self-Guided Tours

Hours: Open 7 days a week: 10 am - 4:00 pm (The Museum is closed on New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.)

Adults $8

Seniors (65+) $5

Youth (ages 6-18) $5

Ages 5 and under, free of charge

Active-Duty Military and dependents, free of charge

Audio Tour available $3

  • For an additional $3, our new audio tour will bring Luiseño and Mission history alive as you walk through the exhibits in our Museum.

Guided Behind-the-Scenes Tours

On Saturdays and Sundays, special Guided Behind-the-Scenes Tours are available. For more information, call (760) 757-3651 x170 or to sign up online CLICK HERE.

Group tours can be scheduled for up to 15 people by calling the Museum at (760) 757-3651 x170 or email

The cost of group tours is:
    Adults - $12 per person
    Youth under 18, seniors, and Active-Duty Military - $10 per person

For special, private guided behind-the-scenes tours, which include lunch, please contact Helena Hazlaton at

Photography and Videography at the Mission