Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano

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Known as the “Jewel of the Missions,” Mission San Juan Capistrano is a historic landmark and museum that boasts of quality permanent exhibits featuring original artifacts as well as traveling and temporary exhibits on a wide variety of topics.
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  • The mission at San Juan Capistrano is so much more than i expected. It has a rich and interesting history, it is beautiful and it is spiritual. You can’t help but be impressed with what you see and by...  more »
  • One of the most beautiful churches I have ever seen. San Juan Capistrano California is absolutely beautiful, people are so friendly and welcoming to outsiders And I love that there are no bugs and the...  more »
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  • I Love the Missions for many of reasons, whether it is the warm environment of the Church services, Spanish and English services are a regular occurrence, The History, or the many services they offer the needy are quite helpful. Christina, at the Outreach Office is always very kind, and a pleasure to talk to. Air Force, AIR FORCE, I'm proud of her son for joining the Military, the same service where my grandfather served as an accountant and USAF baseball player. My only current concern regarding the Mission is that they stopped serving bagged food to the in need and homeless as frequently as I believe they should. I think the limited time schedule is fairly understandable but I do not see a service to provide food on Sundays. I also think as a Mission it is a touchy subject to deny a starving person food due to a time schedule. A case by case basis and weekly limit would definitely improve a great service already provided. Thank you to everyone at the San Juan Missions including the kind and hard working leader of the Food Bank, Steve
  • Beautiful grand church behind the old mission. Open most of the time. Has an adoration area. Plenty of parking in the lot and on the street.

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