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Mission Nuestra Senora de la Soledad

36641 Fort Romie Rd, Soledad, CA 93960
+1 831-678-2586
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Worth seeing the museum

While only the foundation of the original mission remains, a chapel and building housing a very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bill G
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A Mission Worth A Visit

Unlike so many of the 21 missions along the southern and central sections of California, the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HikingLee
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2 weeks ago
“Worth seeing the museum”
2 weeks ago
“A Mission Worth A Visit”
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36641 Fort Romie Rd, Soledad, CA 93960
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While only the foundation of the original mission remains, a chapel and building housing a very nice museum have been rebuilt. The history of that mission and the mission trail are inside. The chapel felt like it was a hundred years old. The mission is...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unlike so many of the 21 missions along the southern and central sections of California, the Soledad Mission remains tied to its agrarian roots surrounded by the verdant fields of the Salinas Valley away from any city. The mission is simple...a courtyard-centered quadrangle with out-buildings...More

Thank HikingLee
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Set among the farm fields along the Salinas River this small mission founded in 1791 has been restored. The original mission ruins are in back as an archaeological dig. The chapel sanctuary is the smallest of all 21 mission but rich in faith. It is...More

Thank Walker S
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This is in fact a church, a museum, a gathering place for the community, and an active archaeological site! Take your time and wander around and read everything... Also very cool miniatures of all of the California missions!

Thank spookdawg13
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a very pretty mission and very peaceful. The mission is surrounded by different vegetable fields and the Pinnacle Mountain Range. A lovely mission worth visting.

Thank MarceeBright
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

While the original mission church was destroyed by floods and neglect, there is a beautiful small church that was built in the 1950's in typical mission style. I thought the museum was well done -it continues through several rooms based on an historical timeline. There...More

1  Thank Jen K
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Gradually visiting all the California Missions with a group of friends. This time of year there are lots of oranges but not much else in garden.Very interesting but of course not as big or well documented as some of the other missions due to lack...More

Thank Andree B
Reviewed 7 January 2017

If you enjoy the Missions, please visit. This is a very poor, and under funded mission. It is also a reconstruction from 1955. It is enjoyable, but San Miguel and San Antonio, South of here are better for their historical value.

Thank mcpcmp
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

On a lonely road among fields of crops, it's a short ride off the main highway. Features the lovely mission, a small museum of historical artifacts, and a commemorative fountain.

Thank VictoriaK2
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We stopped thru just to visit the mission, The people there were having a Bar B Que with lots of good food. Tickets for the food was being donated to the mission. Very nice place

Thank happytravels202
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