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Mission Santa Clara de Asis

The Alameda, Santa Clara, CA 95050
+1 408-554-4023
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Beautiful California Mission Church

This one of the prettiest old Mission churches in California. It is on a sprawling college campus... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Nice but....

I liked the Mission but I prefer the older ones that have more original items. This one is... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Turlock, California
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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 10 July 2017

This one of the prettiest old Mission churches in California. It is on a sprawling college campus and within walking distance of many restaurants. I fine place to see if you are a follower of California mission history.

Thank nicolade
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I liked the Mission but I prefer the older ones that have more original items. This one is beautiful but it was very difficult to follow the gps for parking near area. We asked and no one could even tell us where we could find...More

Thank Tcard2013
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I'd rate the Santa Clara mission as "average" among the 21 CA missions and 1 assistencia--small city location, not particularly great views or great garden or interior. See it if you're in town and done with the other major sites in the area, but don't...More

Thank Milpitas_traveller
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Beautiful example of a still working California Mission that has a vibrant parish and college community supporting it. It is easy to get to as it is located in the center of Santa Clara University with guest parking. The church itself is stunning and so...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Recommend nice to see very luxury and have a lot of people nightly recommend We have four took a propane car by myself essy to find them Don't missing

Thank saramanboy
Reviewed 5 April 2017

First day of meetings over and jet lag kicking in. We decided to drive up to the University of Santa Clara to visit the Mission of Santa Clara de Asís. The mission / station was founded by Spanish Franciscan monks back in 1777 – the...More

1  Thank Stefan-Contributor
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This mission is in a beautifully landscaped setting and the church is very pretty. There are brochures detailing the architecture and religious statues. If you enjoy visiting missions I would recommend it.

Thank TravelerSHL
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Our dear friends were married in this beautiful cathedral. It was picture perfect and then some.the organ is simply beautiful.

Thank 4JMP
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We attended a holiday concert here. Gorgeous setting with lovely grounds. Easy parking especially at night.

Thank het
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Sitting on the beautiful campus of Santa Clara University is one of the famous California Missions. It is a stunning, well kept, building, inside and out. I live in Santa Clara and walk the campus and visit the mission many times during the year. It's...More

Thank warpwr
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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?