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Old Mission Santa Ines

1760 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2625
+1 805-688-4815
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Beautiful Grounds

We chose not to tour this mission due to time constraints. The self guided tour costs $5. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
new mexico
Hidden Treasure

If you're in Solvang, be sure to visit this hidden treasure. Even though it is found on the main... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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1760 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2625
+1 805-688-4815
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose not to tour this mission due to time constraints. The self guided tour costs $5. Lovely gift shop and georgous rose garden.

Thank tiredteacher2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you're in Solvang, be sure to visit this hidden treasure. Even though it is found on the main boulevard in Solvang, out is easy to pass it by, thinking it's a ranch. The scenic views are breathtaking, the grotto a lovely oasis and the...More

Thank Annabelle B
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I biked to Santa Inez Mission (on a whim) from our hotel in Solvang. So glad we discovered this gem. They charge $5 to get into the actual church but it's really worth it. It's nice to have a guided tour in each...More

Thank Joanne F
Reviewed 10 July 2017

One of the 21 Mission's built hundred's of year's ago. This Mission was built in 1804 and is a active beautiful Mission to this day. There is a large parking lot and the self guided tour is available daily from the gift shop at a...More

Thank jamesbC6618SA
Reviewed 6 July 2017

There are 21 Missions in California and we've now visited about 12 and plan, over time, to see them all. Many were constructed by an industrious and courageous Friar who came from Majorca in the Mediterranean to Mexico and up into California converting Natives to...More

Thank neilajones
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Today we take everything for granted. This mission features a part of the asphalt foundation for California's first institution for higher learning. Chumash natives hand collected asphalt pieces to make it! Impressive collection of vestments including one purported to have belonged to Juniperro Sera himself.

2  Thank Melanie69
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

It was ok . There are some nice things to see but other things in the area that are much better things to see . Would not have been a big deal to miss not seeing it for me.

Thank jerryjfm
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We paid $5 for the entrance. The souvenir shop selling good stuff. We took lots of photo during the tour. I was amazed by the interior of the mission

Thank Jeffrey_Teh_2000
Reviewed 22 June 2017

A must see Mission, we had family visiting from Illinois and not familiar with the missions/ California history and this is a beautiful one to see. the chapel and gardens are wonderful

1  Thank HI_Nokaoi
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The MISSION IS SUCH A BEAUTIFUL PIECE OF HISTORY WELL WORTH A VISIT. you can take a guided tour. There are so many artifacts and treasures to see. Grounds are peaceful and lovely.

Thank lzubik0416
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Don B
4 January 2017|
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Response from forevergypsy60 | Reviewed this property |
I would say about one mile to center of the town of Solvang.
22 October 2016|
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Response from CarrieAr | Reviewed this property |
i'm not sure. In the areas we went it was ground floor or pathways and the doors were wide enough. My suggestion would be to call and check to know for sure though.