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This is a large mission with a museum and gift shop. It was a school and quite active for its time. Also has the cemetery of the indigenous people that lived there. A history of the Spanish and Mexican life. Also lovely small garden and...More
There are a number of buildings that have become museums and some of them retell the story of the renovations, while others refer to families that have through history helped restore it. The furniture and artefacts are plentiful and mark the various centuries of existence...More
A very nice place with plenty of history to learn about or build on. Sadly I didn’t get the chance to see the church as there was a wedding at the time and obviously you’re not allowed in. The rest of the buildings had plenty...More
Carmel Mission is an interesting and historic spot with some fine architecture and well maintained gardens. The staff were very friendly and helpful. There is space to park and if you want a little peace and tranquillity you will find it here.
So glad we stopped. This mission is a working Catholic church and is very well maintained. For a donation you can wander around enjoying the peace and quiet. There are several main buildings and expansive center court. It was a delight to walk around. There's...More