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Mission Santa Clara de Asis

The Alameda, Santa Clara, CA 95050
+1 408-554-4023
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This is a beautiful mission. On the Santa Clara University campus. Beautiful grounds and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Walnut Creek, California
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We made a quick stop here on our way out of San Jose. It was a Sunday so the grounds were quiet... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Arlington, Texas
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Founded in 1777, this historic mission is located on the campus of Santa Clara University.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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The Alameda, Santa Clara, CA 95050
+1 408-554-4023
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful mission. On the Santa Clara University campus. Beautiful grounds and everything fresh and clean. Drive on to the campus and park in free visitor parking. Great for photos, so bring your camera or phone with a camera. Beautiful inside and out....More

Thank Woodpecker48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made a quick stop here on our way out of San Jose. It was a Sunday so the grounds were quiet. Mass was going on,so we quietly slipped in the back and enjoyed the singing of the congregation and the art work. The grounds...More

Thank cmedrano2013
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I was there recently. It is the first mission that name after women, the only mission on University campus and the biggest mission in California. Museum is closed on Monday.

Thank Sint_KKD
Reviewed 2 October 2017

I attended a concert here and the setting was nearly perfect. It's a lovely old mission, founded in 1777, and built on the present site between 1784 and 1819. It's been ruined and restored six times and in its present state is a mix of...More

Thank VWriter
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice church on campus 1777 built great time all around Staff was excellent and informative check it out

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We visit the Mission annually typically in the spring when the gardens are in full bloom. This is a beautiful mission and the landscaping and the grounds are spectacular. It is a very relaxing and peaceful place to worship and visit.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Mission Santa Clara is a must-see for Silicon Valley, if you have the time. It is a beautifully maintained mission. I've attached photos I took a number of years ago at the mission. "Mission Santa Clara de Asís is a Spanish mission founded by the...More

Thank GlennFrancoSimmons
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter did her 4th grade mission report on Mission Santa Clara de Asis. This was 2 years ago and she has been begging me to take her to see it. We live over a 6 hour drive away so could not just make this...More

Thank jbusby76
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I am on a "mission" to see all 21 CA missions! Sorry for the pun, I had to! Santa Clara mission is situated on the lovely Santa Clara college campus. It is a more ornate example of the missions, as most are more humble and...More

Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I love the California Missions - the history and the variety. Some are more preserved, others are less so. This is a well preserved mission. The paintings and decorations are beautiful, and the acoustics are good. In addition, the grounds are lovely and quiet. It...More

Thank Dorcas K
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Teresa M
8 December 2016|
Response from pk0rnie | Reviewed this property |
Masses at 9:00pm during school sessions. Young attendee's. Nice Campus.
7 April 2016|
Response from Coryn1978 |
Where did mission Santa Clara come from?