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Mission San Fernando

15151 San Fernando Mission Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
+1 818-361-0186
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Nice outdoor spot

The Mission San Fernando is one of the unique spots to visit and learn about the history of the... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Lawrence, Kansas
Well maintained for a California mission.

I have been to 3 California missions and this one is the first to appeal to me for the nice... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Anaheim, California
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Located about ten miles from Los Angeles, this historic mission was founded in the late 1790s and contains an interesting museum amid pretty gardens.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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15151 San Fernando Mission Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
North San Fernando Valley
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The Mission San Fernando is one of the unique spots to visit and learn about the history of the city, its people and its religion. Nice outdoor areas to enjoy the learning and the sunshine.

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have been to 3 California missions and this one is the first to appeal to me for the nice grounds. It also has better historical information than the others I have visited. It also has a wonderful collection of art. Unfortunately, I could not...More

Thank ransom007
Reviewed 28 July 2017

San Fernando has the largest and creepiest collection of relics, statues, weapons, paintings, flags, clothing and tools that fill several rooms. These rooms encircle the mission's charming garden, which contains a wonderful old fountain, and is of course adjacent to the LA Diocese headquarters and...More

Thank SoCalRambler
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This was a very well maintained Mission and lots to see. Open area museum with lots of historical items. Easy to find. Cute little gift shop with lots to choose from.

Thank nlowinger
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Founded 1797, the 17th old Spanish Mission, it includes a seminary, museum, relics, beautiful grounds and flowers. You will also find the grave of Bob Hope and his wife. Easy parking at the front lot. Remarkable for the Spanish influence which includes large walls and...More

Thank Walker S
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Wonderful part of California history, with displays and a museum to bring it all to life. A peaceful place to sit Bob Hope and his wife are buried in a nicely landscaped private garden at the back of the mission grounds, which is open to...More

Thank firstcpm
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We visited on a Thursday. It takes a couple of hours to go through the place. It's well worth the $5 charged for adults! Follow the guide sheet they give you. Who knew that Bob Hope is buried there, too? The Archdiocese deserves lots of...More

2  Thank MikeVdP
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My nephew got married there at the Mission Church, Very nice setting on a beautiful day. Very interesting history about this fort/mission. One must visit the Bob Hope Memorial Gardens there where Bob and his wife are buried.

Thank Kent C
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I was born in San Fernando in 1945 and my entire family and friends are buried at the cemetery. I have never been on a tour, but this year my plans are to go visit the church.. Cecelia Velasquez Primero

Thank racemadmaxheidi
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I am on a Mission tour for my vacation. This is my 4th one to visit. I really liked this one. The museum part has so many things to look at. I liked the library and the wine cellar are not in others that I...More

1  Thank Tcard2013
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