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Old Mission Santa Ines

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

It was ok . There are some nice things to see but other things in the area that are much better... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jerryjfm
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San Jacinto
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Nice and peace

We paid $5 for the entrance. The souvenir shop selling good stuff. We took lots of photo during the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jeffrey_Teh_2000
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Zhuhai, China
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1760 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2625
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+1 805-688-4815
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Reviewed 2 days ago 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 2 days ago 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 3 days ago

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

Thank HI_Nokaoi
Reviewed 6 days ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Intetesting interior. Lots of parking. Small shop. In a nice rural setting outside Solvang. Good history lessons for kids and adults.

Thank happy_to_travel_4752
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You feel very cool and calm when you are around it. Loved to stay there for half an hour. Overall village is very serene and picturesque. Nice coffee and great bakery items..

Thank Peyush N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enter through the gift shop. $5 charge. Interesting pictures a few artifacts a beautiful old style church, peaceful garden . unfortunately the adjacent cemetery is in terrible shape. Not worth trying to read the headstone.

Thank Priscilla G
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We had a wonderful time touring the Mission. It's beautiful and full of amazing things to see. The Church is very special. A must see.

1  Thank plherbig
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The grounds are stunning! Do take a stroll and enjoy the views. However, we witnessed a very unfortunate interaction between the gift store staff and some guests ahead of us who were interested in seeing the sanctuary. A fee was necessary to access the sanctuary...More

4  Thank ccdid10
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Peaceful and well maintained mission. It's smaller and less informative than mission San Jose but definitely worth a drop in, if you're in Solvang. The staff gave us helpful instructions and a map for the self-guided tour. The gardens are pretty and a good place...More

Thank Pony101
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Don B
How far is to Santa Ines from Solvang?
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.
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dew1972
Is the mission wheelchair accessible?
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.
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